8 images of solar eclipses
May 8, 2012, 7:04 p.m. by Katherine Butler
Solar eclipses provide an excellent opportunity to gather information about the sun in relation to the Earth — and they also produce some amazing photos. And so, we’ve gathered eight outstanding images of solar eclipses from across the globe.
Images mark 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic
April 2, 2012, 1:27 p.m. by Katherine Butler
As the world marks the 100th anniversary of the legendary sinking of the Titanic, here are 10 images of the wreck as captured by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association and others.
7 whimsical, wonderful images of water
March 21, 2012, 6:30 p.m. by Katherine Butler
On the World Day for Water, the UN and member nations promote clean water initiatives to bring awareness of the fragile state of our freshwater systems. We're celebrating with a whimsical look at water and a reminder of why we need to protect it.
Squirrels rely on birds to let them know when it's safe to go out
8 creative techniques to keep coral reefs alive
Why a beluga's squishy head is so special
The truth about why pets get returned
Scientists discover 'monster' black hole that 'should not even exist'
These birds prove you don't need a big brain for a complex social life