Wilderness stories involve visiting the great outdoors and experiencing animals, plants, fresh air and everything else nature has to offer. Use MNN as your wilderness resource — we cover parks, endangered species, flora, fauna, travel ideas, natural disasters and much more. (Photo: Flickr)

What you can see on fee-free days at U.S. national parks this year

Mysterious blind 'ghost fish' reveals Congo to be the deepest river in the world

World's largest flower bloom found in remote Indonesian jungle

They're growing what? Hatcheries expand their mission beyond fish

5 cool facts about Australia's mystical Uluru

How to share Earth with other animals

Why is the Tongass National Forest so important?

Why buying local firewood matters

With dam removed, Green River flows freely

In the U.K, less mowing means more flowers

The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest may soon be protected

Drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one step closer to reality