100 years later, scientists still working to unlock mysteries of Antarctica
December 13, 2011, 3:17 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Scientists have turned their attention from mapping Antarctica to shedding new light on the inner-workings of the continent.
Persian leopard spotted by camera trap in Afghanistan
December 7, 2011, 2:08 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
The camera trap also snapped images of humans armed with guns, presumably for poaching.
Scientists discover 9 possibly new butterfly species
November 28, 2011, 3:11 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
New genetic study also allowed scientists to sort 71 caterpillar specimens into 16 different species and match them with their adult counterparts.
Tornado hits close to home for 'Rocket City Rednecks'
November 15, 2011, 4:25 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Cast members of popular National Geographic Channel show want to show viewers how to build an affordable tornado shelter using 'hillbilly ingenuity.'
Why the recent earthquake in Turkey was not a surprise
October 24, 2011, 3:12 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Geographically, Turkey lies in a complicated area, where two or more tectonic plates can butt heads — and cause big problems.
Trio of unrelated earthquakes rattle the United States
October 21, 2011, 4:44 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
A 4.8 magnitude quake occurred in Texas, the largest on state records.