Photos capture diversity of life on Earth while inspiring conservation
May 16, 2019, 10:48 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The BigPicture photo contest winners offer striking images of the natural world.
How an earthquake and El Nino created the Neskowin Ghost Forest
April 25, 2019, 9:27 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Ancient tree stumps appear to float up from the sand at low tide.
8 new UNESCO geoparks that will take your breath away
April 20, 2019, 9:02 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Geoparks use an area's geological heritage to draw attention to key environmental issues.
Artist inspired late in life creates swirling, meditative sand labyrinths
February 14, 2019, 10:30 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Oregon man turns his walking meditations into fleeting art.
Artist celebrates nature and its impermanence with morning altars
September 16, 2018, 1:35 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Artist Day Schildkret creates morning altars out of flowers, bark and leaves every day.
Hat made from real woolly mammoth hair goes on sale for $10,000
August 12, 2018, 6:21 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's unpleasant to wear, but it's also one of a kind.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
'Grumpy Cat' wasn't so cranky after all
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Costa Rica has doubled its forest cover in the last 30 years
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
16 plants that repel unwanted insects