Nature includes most everything not created by man. Flora, fauna and geophysical features like mountains and rivers are all important components of nature. Climatic occurrences like hurricanes and floods are also elements of nature. One must typically venture to the outdoors to really experience nature, but it is often found all around us. (Photo: Flickr)

Rafts of fire ants are terrorizing survivors of Hurricane Florence

Artist celebrates nature and its impermanence with morning altars

Why was Rome invaded by seagulls?

Plants use blazes of light to communicate

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Giant deep sea coral reef discovered off South Carolina coast

Scientists discover fossilized turtle with no shell

The most mischievous animals are also the smartest

With these maps, you can track migratory birds in near real time

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'The Silence of the Dolomites' captures nature's quiet roar

Decoding the science behind the amazing glowing fireworm