This stray tagged along with mountain climbers and set an elevation record for dogs
March 6, 2019, 9:13 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Mera, a street dog, climbed 23,389 feet to the top of Baruntse in Nepal.
Why the new U.S. public lands bill is such a big deal
February 27, 2019, 8:51 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Here are a few highlights from legislation that's poised to boost wilderness protection across the country.
Florida fights plans to drill for oil in Everglades
February 25, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plans to drill for oil near Miami have raised concerns about environmental and health risks.
National wildlife refuge system imperiled by government shutdown
January 25, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Guest Columnist
Refuge protectors weigh in on the shutdown's impact.
This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest
January 24, 2019, 11:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The UP North Loop offers a unique but daunting tour through an array of wild landscapes.
Cat's tongue mushroom: Look for this tiny translucent treat on the forest floor
December 23, 2018, 1:15 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This little mushroom is a pleasant surprise to anyone enjoying a walk in the woods.
Oil drilling closer to reality for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 21, 2018, 12:13 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is hotly contested between oil companies, Alaskans and conservation groups.
These are the fee-free days for U.S. national parks in 2019
December 20, 2018, 9:15 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plus, the fee-free days for wildlife refuges, national forests and more protected wilderness areas.
A horse named Jenny takes a daily stroll through the streets of Frankfurt
How to stock a pantry
A child born with severe spina bifida has new mobility and new possibilities
8 uncanny examples of convergent evolution
Dogs are the secret weapon to staying active
Lyrid meteor shower to peak on Earth Day