2,200 lightning strikes light up the sky over Southern California
March 6, 2019, 12:11 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
An atmospheric river brought with it 2,200 lightning strikes across 5 hours.
Sully, George H.W. Bush's service dog, starts new job helping veterans
February 28, 2019, 10:09 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Sully will be working with other service dogs at Walter Reed Military Medical Center.
Florida fights plans to drill for oil in Everglades
February 25, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plans to drill for oil near Miami have raised concerns about environmental and health risks.
'Extinct' Galapagos giant tortoise rediscovered 100 years later
February 21, 2019, 2:32 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The last time this tortoise was seen was 1906.
103-year-old becomes junior ranger for Grand Canyon National Park
February 20, 2019, 9:43 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Rose Torphy is older than Grand Canyon National Park and is now its oldest junior ranger.
Geese with ice-covered beaks get a helping hand from humans
February 19, 2019, 3:15 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Six geese and a duck recently suffered frozen beaks at a Toronto park, but concerned humans stepped in to help.
Rare owls return to abandoned community near Los Angeles airport
February 19, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Nature has reclaimed a forgotten beachfront development.
Scientists think they know purpose of the cassowary's casque
February 18, 2019, 1:17 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
After 200 years of uncertainty, Australian researchers think they've solved the mystery of the cassowary's casque.
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
19 weird and wonderful turtle and tortoise species
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side