Beauty of the Milky Way captured in a crystal ball
June 22, 2018, 9:34 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Astronomer Juan Carlos Muñoz-Mateos' test of a crystal ball as an astrophotography lens results in some celestial magic.
5 easy ways to use your images for good on Nature Photography Day
June 12, 2018, 10:31 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Take your camera outside to make a difference for wildlife!
Planet or not, you can't discount the extraordinary beauty of Pluto
June 1, 2018, 10:45 a.m. by Catie Leary
Everyone's favorite celestial outcast may not be an official planet, but that doesn't mean we're any less fascinated by it.
Uncovering the mysterious origins of the mima mounds
May 21, 2018, 2:50 p.m. by Catie Leary
Composed of loose, gravel-like sediment and averaging about 6 feet in height, the puzzling natural mounds are a surreal sight.
Photos hidden for 40 years reveal life in NYC's parks
May 15, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The parks department discovered a box of slides that were never developed.
Watch this origami artist transform plants into moving creatures
May 14, 2018, 11:52 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Japanese artist Inori delicately cuts plants into different origami animals without adding other materials.
More than 100 new species found in newly discovered Bermuda ocean zone
May 14, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Whole new species are thriving at depths in the Bermuda that no one knew about until now.
Dog with the saddest face wouldn't let anyone near him at the shelter
What is the Keystone virus?
21 images that capture the raw beauty of nature
Woman spots an 'injured' owl on the road — and ends up its hostage
Historic DC cemetery doubles as pollution-absorbing sponge
12 things you may not know about Otzi the Iceman