'The Silence of the Dolomites' captures nature's quiet roar
August 15, 2018, 10:33 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Take a brief pause from the modern world and soak in the soundscape of one of the world's most beautiful mountain ranges.
Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years
August 14, 2018, 2:02 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
There's still cause for concern, however.
Watch firefighters battle a 'firenado' in the U.K.
August 8, 2018, 3:45 p.m. by Ben Bolton
This fire whirl looks like something out of the apocalypse.
Researchers discover mesmerizing underwater world teeming with new life
August 7, 2018, 8:45 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They've found vast mountain ranges, forests of red coral — and a last refuge for marine species on the brink.
Interior Department to allow bee-harming pesticides, GMO crops in some wildlife areas
August 6, 2018, 4:27 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Genetically-modified crops and neonicotinoid pesticides will be allowed on a case-by-case basis.
Scientists look for secrets of healthy coral reefs in Indonesia's Coral Triangle
August 2, 2018, 2:17 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Using AI and underwater scooters, scientists find surprisingly healthy reefs in Indonesia's Coral Triangle.
This is what the Carr Fire in California looks like from a plane
July 30, 2018, 2:29 p.m. by Ben Bolton
Wildfire has claimed several lives and spans more than 95,000 acres.
Cool math trick: Converting between miles and kilometers
10 surprising facts about palm trees
The mystery and danger of Jacob's Well
10 of the worst wildfires in U.S. history
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Why do oak trees produce more acorns some years but not others?