Photographer beckons you to explore White Sands National Park
January 15, 2020, 5:55 p.m. by Catie Leary
This 'magical place' is basking in the glory of its newly minted national park status, and this photographer's work can help you explore it.
Sun flashes jack-o'-lantern grin in uncanny NASA photo
October 28, 2019, 10:34 a.m. by Catie Leary
A spooky face emerges from the sun's corona in this image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.
Celebrity pets: Furry friends of the rich and famous
July 17, 2019, 5:35 p.m. by Catie Leary
Here are a few glimpses of pets with their famous humans.
Strange wave-shaped clouds roll across Mount Pisgah
June 20, 2019, 3 p.m. by Catie Leary
You might assume this image is the result of some elaborate Photoshop trick, but it's real.
What the heck is a tanuki? 8 things you didn't know about raccoon dogs
May 29, 2019, 5:39 p.m. by Catie Leary
Native to East Asia, raccoon dogs are frequently misrepresented animals that serve as major cultural icons in Japan.
The story behind kudzu, the vine that's still eating the South
May 15, 2019, 3:55 p.m. by Catie Leary
These surreal leafy figures may be fascinating, but their comical appearance belies a sobering ecological reality.
15 birds with unbelievable beaks
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
Meet India's beautiful technicolor squirrels
Thirsty koala seeks help from bikers in South Australia
Why Carolina bays are an enduring mystery
These animals survived the bushfires, and they need human help more than ever