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Ancient fossils found on lands once part of Bears Ears National Monument

L.L. Bean revises its legendary return policy

This plant can live for more than 1,000 years

Gigantic lily pads reappear in Paraguay lagoon

Nature Conservancy establishes 24,000-acre California coastal preserve

10 naturally pink lakes

Winning photos capture awe-inspiring moments of science

Trump reduces Bears Ears land by 80 percent

Before the fire: Capturing the beauty of Columbia River Gorge

'Humongous fungus' fascinates researchers

5 things to know about Australia's mystical Uluru

82-year-old becomes oldest ever to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail