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)

Energy boomtowns have higher number of sex offenders

Bark beetles' own bug songs drive them crazy

Endangered tiny toads in captivity are homeless in wild

In the Green Room: Noreen Clough talks about the wildlife refuge service

In the Green Room: The national wildlife refuge system

Former brothel site now giving pleasure to conservationists

In the Green Room: Touring the Okefenokee Swamp

Petunias and potatoes added to list of carnivorous plants

World's smallest orchid discovered with petals only one cell thick

Teddy Roosevelt: The Wilderness Warrior

Travel with Buddy the Bison

Protect nature to protect us