Where to Go Camping in the Winter December 20, 2014; 10:06 AM
Winter travel has more options than ski trips and beach getaways.
Reindeer Populations Are Disappearing Worldwide December 20, 2014; 9:19 AM
Reindeer populations are in trouble around the world, and in China, the iconic animals are on the decline largely because of inbreeding, according to new research.
Seven Scientific Tips for Staying Warm December 15, 2014; 9:45 AM
Staying comfy in the cold, whether you're hiking urban canyons or hip deep in backcountry snow, requires paying attention to the science of heat transfer.
VIDEO: Great Horned Owl Takes a Dip in Lake Michigan December 08, 2014; 8:00 AM
A great horned owl went for an unexpected swim in Lake Michigan this week, after two peregrine falcons forced it into the water, according to Chicago birders who saw the territorial skirmish firsthand.
How Does Climate Change Impact Migration and Hibernation? December 07, 2014; 6:54 AM
Both migration and hibernation are sensitive to weather and climate, and climate change poses a challenge to migratory and hibernating species..
How to Stay Warm in Cold Weather Hunting December 06, 2014; 9:24 AM
Getting the most out of late-season hunting means being prepared for ugly weather.
17 Stunning Hikes for Watching the Leaves Change December 06, 2014; 12:00 AM
Take in the sights of fall with these great hikes that showcase the brightest colors.
Scientists Solve Mystery of Lone Gray Wolf Discovered at Grand Canyon December 02, 2014; 8:00 AM
A DNA test has confirmed that a lone gray wolf is roaming Arizona, just north of the Grand Canyon, a long way from its home in the northern Rockies.
North American Region's Polar Bears Declined by 25% in Past Ten Years November 21, 2014; 9:45 AM
The polar bear population off Alaska and in western Canada declined by at least 25 percent in the first decade of the 21th century, according to a study published this week in the journal Ecological Applications.
'Salmon Cannon' Shoots Fish Upstream to Spawn November 15, 2014; 10:04 AM
The long tube wiggled and then violently wobbled, shaking as a salmon came blasting out the end and belly-flopped into the water.
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