Without its trees, Haiti laid bare to hurricane's impact
November 5, 2010, 1:53 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
While Hurricane Tomas intensifies and its winds pose a danger, it's the landslides causing worry.
Eruption on Indonesia fans public's fears of chain reaction
November 2, 2010, 4:28 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Sandwiched between the two earthquake belts, the islands experience some of the most powerful volcanic eruptions and strongest quakes on Earth.
One third of sharks, rays threatened with extinction, study finds
November 2, 2010, 1:57 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
New reports are based on an ongoing appraisal of the IUCN Red List, the worldwide standard for assessing the conservation status of species.
Mapping history: U.S. marks Civil War's 150th with historical collection
October 15, 2010, 12:06 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
The almost 400-piece collection of Civil War maps and documents will be available free online.
Earth's rivers in 'crisis state,' report concludes
September 30, 2010, 10:54 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Because freshwater is widely regarded as the world's most essential natural resource, this report could have a dire impact on those who depend on rivers.