This 12,000-ton pile of orange peels is now a lush Costa Rican forest
August 31, 2017, 4:34 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Experimental conservation project regrew pristine forest faster than anyone thought possible.
Organisms found surviving in Earth's most barren hellscape
August 8, 2017, 8:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Danakil Depression is a scorching hot, bone-dry, lava-spewing hellhole with lakes of acid. Somehow, there's still life.
How much can a 2,000-mile hike on the Appalachian Trail change a man? Take a look
August 7, 2017, 1:16 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Check out the amazing transformation one man goes through after hiking from Georgia to Maine.
This is what the first flower to ever evolve looked like
August 1, 2017, 6:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers traced back the origin of all flowering plants to a single ancestor using a sophisticated data crunch.
Need proof of the power of a good attitude? Read this 71-year-old's survival tale
July 27, 2017, 12:52 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Her resilience is proof of the power of a good attitude.
Underwater forest is an ancient 'fairy world' found just off the Alabama coast
July 18, 2017, 12:54 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The 50,000-year-old, perfectly preserved forest is showcased like never before in a newly released documentary.
See that strange glow in the woods at night? It's foxfire, and it's beautiful
July 10, 2017, 11:28 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The eerie illumination isn’t a ghost, fairies or cold fire. But the real explanation is every bit as fascinating.
For a dose of pure wilderness, check out Finland's 40th national park
June 27, 2017, 4:04 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Hossa features over 55 miles of trails and 37 miles of waterways to explore, all in the remote wilderness.
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
Mysterious pink tube 'creature' baffles divers
Eating alone is becoming more common — and it's a big problem for boomers
Bizarre clam video weirds out the internet
19 pics of dads who said they didn't want a dog
Flooding from Hurricane Harvey actually warped Earth's crust