Hundreds of hot air balloons lift off, setting world record in France
August 11, 2017, 8:51 a.m. by Angela Nelson
More than 450 balloons floated in a line at the same time during the 'Mondial Air Ballons' festival in Chambley-Bussieres.
This pedestrian suspension bridge in the Swiss Alps isn't for the faint of heart
August 8, 2017, 1:26 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Nearly a third of a mile long, it's the longest footbridge in the world.
Patagonia's Marble Caves were crafted by waves over thousands of years
August 7, 2017, 9:32 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The cavern's colors change depending on water level and time of year.
Overburdened Venice just wants a little respect from tourists
August 3, 2017, 9:44 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Officials have dubbed it 'low-quality tourism' and have asked visitors to behave responsibly.
Do you know the places where the streets have your name?
July 27, 2017, 12:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Find your identifying intersections on nifty new street-mapping website.
Soar above London along the world's fastest urban zip line
July 25, 2017, 8:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You can fly! New attraction on the River Thames caters to urban adventurers with Peter Pan aspirations.
This map shows where you would end up if you dug a hole to the other side of the world
July 20, 2017, 9:29 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It won't be China, unless you happen to live in Argentina.
7 fire lookout towers where you can spend the night
July 19, 2017, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
After years of service, many fire lookout towers in national forests are now campsites-in-the-sky.
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
This lonely dog 'plays' the blues when its humans leave
5 solar eclipse apps to grab before Aug. 21
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
How one man's 40 years of weather records became a treasure trove of climate change data