Off-Broadway play uses puppets to tell a powerful environmental story
March 7, 2019, 2:53 p.m. by Starre Vartan
In 'Ajijaak on Turtle Island,' a young crane's migration brings Native American stories to life.
Rare 'elixir of immortality' recovered from ancient Chinese tomb
March 5, 2019, 12:29 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The yellowish liquid, sealed within a bronze vessel, is believed to be more than 2,000 years old.
Uluru's glowing 'Field of Light' adds to spectacle of the Outback
March 5, 2019, 9:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Created by Bruce Munro, the beautiful nighttime display of 50,000 bulbs is slated to last through December 2020.
The beautiful thing that happened when this Japanese town went (almost) waste-free
March 3, 2019, 9:04 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Less-lonely elders were the incredible benefit of a community-driven recycling program.
Pack of hungry sharks wins top underwater photography prize
March 2, 2019, 10:33 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Winners were selected in more than a dozen categories for Underwater Photographer of the Year.
Sony photography competition celebrates diverse cultures and lands
March 1, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
This year's open category winners range from a Chinese shadow puppet show to a mesmerizing underwater dance.
Winning images showcase Earth's beauty from land to sea
February 28, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Outdoor Photographer of the Year honors the best images from 2018 that highlight landscapes, wildlife and nature.
Deep layers of ancient human poop were found at the bottom of an Illinois lake
February 26, 2019, 10:57 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Archaeologists are using the poop strata to study the rise and fall of a once-great Native American civilization.
Uninhabited Irish isle for sale, complete with ruins and 'curse stone'
February 26, 2019, 8:16 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
80-acre island with monastic settlement can be yours for $1.4 million.