After 14 months without tourists, Kauai's North Shore tests the waters again
June 21, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The Hawaiian island has reopened its northern coast to tourists, but with new restrictions meant to protect local communities and wildlife.
Strange wave-shaped clouds roll across Mount Pisgah
June 20, 2019, 3 p.m. by Catie Leary
You might assume this image is the result of some elaborate Photoshop trick, but it's real.
Why the idyllic town of Arvika perfectly represents Sweden's love of nature
March 17, 2019, 9:31 a.m. by Guest Columnist
A resident pens a love letter to her hometown and explains why it brings so much inspiration to her life.
Italy moves to impose 'flip-flop fines' on hiking tourists
March 16, 2019, 10:38 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Visitors using improper footwear to hike the popular Cinque Terre along the Mediterranean will now face steep financial penalties.
It wouldn't be winter in Finland without a dip in a frozen lake
January 22, 2019, 1:57 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Markku Lahdesmaki's photo series illuminates the Finnish hobby of ice swimming.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
This map tells you exactly what lies on the other side of the ocean
It's time to stop releasing balloons
Fireflies! 12 things you didn't know about lightning bugs
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard