14 breathtaking photos of one of the most amazing migrations in the world
March 23, 2018, 3:50 p.m. by Ilana Strauss
Hundreds of thousands of cranes gather every year at this spot.
This giant golden egg is a place for sweaty Swedes to get together and incubate new ideas
March 7, 2018, 10:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
An eye-catching community sauna is a symbol of rebirth for Sweden's northernmost town.
This stunning Arctic hotel will produce more energy than it consumes
February 15, 2018, 11:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Donut-shaped and parked at the foot of a glacier, Norway's Svart hotel is the first of its kind.
Catch a glimpse of polar bear drama in Smithsonian's 'Polar Bear Town'
November 16, 2017, 3:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The 3-episode season considers issues of migrations, conservation and ... weddings?
Canada opens first permanent highway to remote Arctic coast
November 15, 2017, 11:11 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The unpaved road is a game-changer for isolated residents who previously traveled on ice roads.
Polar bears are walking on an ever-faster 'treadmill' of ice
June 8, 2017, 8:11 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
They have to travel longer distances on rougher surfaces to find food.
Latest iceberg off Newfoundland coast leaves crowds awestruck
April 19, 2017, 1:12 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It's been a busy season already in 'iceberg alley,' and some experts blame global warming.
Brazil, Mexico make first deposits to 'doomsday' data vault
April 5, 2017, 3:53 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway has a new neighbor.
7 must-see films at the 2017 Environmental Film Festival
March 5, 2017, 10:04 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
From the hidden costs of our digital world to the frozen edges of civilization, here are a few films to catch this year.
8 uncanny examples of convergent evolution
Geologists baffled by remote island that's covered in mysterious rocks
This undersea restaurant in Norway will moonlight as an artificial reef
Hidden camera reveals true identity of 'ghost' in U.K. man's tool shed
Students perform emotional haka dance in memory of Christchurch mosque victims
9 of the world's largest dog breeds