Why the new U.S. public lands bill is such a big deal
February 27, 2019, 8:51 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Here are a few highlights from legislation that's poised to boost wilderness protection across the country.
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.
This is the remarkable 3,245-year-old rope that sealed King Tut's tomb
February 25, 2019, 11:12 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
It guarded the royal sarcophagus and survived 32 centuries before being cut in 1923.
Dazzling blue clouds mark the first breath of newborn stars
February 21, 2019, 8:18 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Brief phenomena, streaking through the cosmos at 15,000 mph, herald the formation of a young star.
This beautiful photo of the moon is 50,000 images rolled into 1
February 20, 2019, 5:09 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy spent hours creating this breathtaking photo of our moon.
The gorillas in this selfie want to be just as cool as the man who protects them
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