'The Silence of the Dolomites' captures nature's quiet roar
August 15, 2018, 10:33 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Take a brief pause from the modern world and soak in the soundscape of one of the world's most beautiful mountain ranges.
Decoding the science behind the amazing glowing fireworm
August 10, 2018, 9:11 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
New study sheds light on one of nature's most perfectly timed and luminous seasonal mating displays.
'Fog tsunamis' are one of nature's most terrifying pranks
August 7, 2018, 12:27 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
These bizarre phenomena are often mistaken for massive waves.
UNESCO selects 19 new breathtaking World Heritage Sites
July 6, 2018, 11:47 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has added 19 new locations to its list of World Heritage Sites and expanded the boundaries of another one.
Big Sur scenic highway to reopen this month after massive landslide
July 6, 2018, 10:18 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Part of Highway 1 in California was covered under tons of dirt and rock and is still closed to traffic.
Excavations at Pompeii reveal more about how one unlucky victim died
July 2, 2018, 10:41 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Archaeologists studying the nearly 2,000-year-old remains say the man was likely disabled or injured while fleeing the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.