December 15, 2017, 8:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Supernovas and humans have a lot more in common than you think.
December 14, 2017, 11:48 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Some of the Greenland sharks living today might have been born before the Mayflower set sail for the New World.
December 14, 2017, 8:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
17 of the 450 remaining whales died in 2017, pushing the species even closer to the edge of extinction.
December 12, 2017, 4:02 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Researchers counted only 3,577 in an area about the size of France.
December 6, 2017, 12:24 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The unidentified spider lives in the holes of trees.
November 30, 2017, 2:36 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The proposed plan may not do much to save the wolves, according to environmentalists.
December 15, 2017, 11:26 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards focus on wildlife conservation but lighten the mood with humor.
December 14, 2017, 1:58 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
From a peeking orangutan to dazzling underwater displays, National Geographic's photo contest offers amazing snapshots.
December 12, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia is the setting for a pivotal moment in the latest episode of the 'Star Wars' franchise.
December 8, 2017, 8:40 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The contest celebrates the beauty found while exploring the world.
December 4, 2017, 11:54 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
NASA's orbiting Juno spacecraft captures stunning images.
November 30, 2017, 11:35 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Many of these gorgeous photos were shot before a fire devastated much of the area.
December 13, 2017, 2:13 p.m. by Josh Lew
The breezes are bountiful in these locales — and sometimes they're downright crazy.
December 11, 2017, 10:13 a.m. by Josh Lew
These places will take visitors back to a time when secrecy and fear were a part of daily life.
December 8, 2017, 2:05 p.m. by Josh Lew
Often salty, always cool, pink lakes can be found around the globe.
December 7, 2017, 10:17 a.m. by Josh Lew
You can find vegetarian food all over the world. These 10 cities offer some of the most delicious vegan food anywhere.
December 6, 2017, 11:45 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Obama designated more national monuments than any other president in U.S. history. Here are a few reminders why each one is worth protecting.
December 5, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Learn about the natural world past and present at these outstanding museums.