These intricate living structures take 15 to 30 years to complete. During monsoon season in northeast India, rainwater gushes through the emerald valleys and deep gorges of Meghalaya, the“abode of the
As cities around the world mandate lockdowns, quarantines and social distancing, social media posts about animals frolicking through deserted cities have enchanted people anxiously seeking silver linings.
Seven days and 2,300 miles after leaving our home in Bozeman, Montana, my fiancée, Virginia, I and just arrived in Todos Santos, at the southern end of Mexico’s Baja peninsula for our wedding. The truck
Stumped about spring break? Drive to these volcanic peaks, high deserts, and the New World’s only Viking settlement. The first cross-country car trip in the U.S. occured in 1903, when a doctor and mechanic
Tinker Juarez probably wouldn’t be a very good accountant. Or salesman. Or really any kind of desk jockey. And he knows that. The 58-year-old mountain-biking legend has been riding since he was 13, and
Barbara Washburn, a self-described "accidental mountaineer," spent 40 years mapping remote corners of the U.S. Barbara Washburn’s life atop the world’s highest peaks began with a job tip from her mail
Terry Breaux can trace the idea for the MSR Access, the first true four-season tent in both name and design, back to a day on Mount Rainier. In 2012, a couple MSR employees were topping out on the 14,410-foot
The fisher was once hunted nearly to extinction and its populations have been slow to recover. A wildlife camera captured an unusual sight in Yosemite National Park over the winter: a fisher. The National
(CNN) — A runner crawled for nearly eight hours to find help after injuring his leg in a national park in Washington, authorities said. "Carrying a charged cell phone and displaying incredible grit and
Amanda Eller, who was missing for more than two weeks in Maui's Makawao Forest Reserve, has been found alive, her mother said. Amanda Eller, a 35-year-old yoga teacher, has both mental and physical strength
The New Zealand prime minister has reacted to the Christchurch shootings with steel, compassion and absolute clarity. And she has given us a vision of a better world Out of the horror inflicted by those
Elephants are known for their incredible lifespans, with African elephants living up to 70 years. Wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas was lucky enough to have a personal experience with an elephant
New research shows that gestures used by chimpanzees follow the same rules as human language. Are we really so different? It’s a bit garbled but you can definitely hear it in the mobile phone footage.