For a dose of pure wilderness, check out Finland's 40th national park
June 27, 2017, 4:04 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Hossa features over 55 miles of trails and 37 miles of waterways to explore, all in the remote wilderness.
Yellowstone grizzlies to be removed from Endangered Species List
June 26, 2017, 2:09 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Is this a conservation success story, or a decision that will lead to the bears' decline?
Kazakhstan's Altyn Emel boasts deserts, forests — and a sand dune that sings
June 26, 2017, 6:13 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This protected area has been named a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Portugal's threatened rural landscape earns protective designation
June 24, 2017, 9:37 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Castro Verde Biosphere Reserve gains a new distinction from UNESCO.
Germany's gorgeous Black Forest named UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
June 22, 2017, 6:50 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The country balances wildlife, culture and sustainable tourism with this new designation.
Costa Rica's Savegre River joins network of biosphere reserves
June 21, 2017, 8:19 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This gorgeous river is rich in biodiversity, and is home to over half the country's mammals and birds.
6 reasons why adopting a senior dog is so rewarding
June 19, 2017, 12:25 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Older dogs often get passed up at shelters, but they're full of surprising benefits for someone seeking a pet.
Glass eels use an inner compass to navigate the tides
June 19, 2017, 8:22 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Scientists have figured out how they navigate from the open ocean to coastal estuaries.
9 of the world's biggest fishing firms pledge to protect oceans
June 16, 2017, 8:48 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The biggest players come together to promote a sustainable future for our seas.
Little girl feeds crows; in return, they bring her gifts
There's a link between your birth month and certain diseases
On a difficulty scale of 1 to 10, where would you rank herding kittens?
The brightest light ever built could change the way we see the world
In praise of 'scruffy hospitality'
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants