I am a national parks buff – I mean I am really crazy about traveling to national parks all over the world. As a family, we have been known to pack our bags at the drop of a hat, load up the car and head out for a visit to our fabulous national parks. Show More Summary
The animals in general and nonhuman primates in particular self-medication has been widely reported; however, little is still known about the pharmacological activity of the extracts present in their daily diet. The in vitro antibacterial...Show More Summary
Since the start of February, Yellowstone National Park and its supervolcano have been hit with a wave of at least 20 earthquakes and a number of smaller tremors. Although the largest earthquake only registered a 2.9 on the Richter scale...Show More Summary
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Efforts to manage human waste in national parks have failed miserably. Now a creative scientist may have found an elegant remedy.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A 53-year-old Illinois man who fell to his death in Yellowstone National Park last year was looking for a supposed hidden cache of gold and jewels that has inspired thousands to hunt in vain across remote corners of the Western U.S., according to a report by park authorities.
An Illinois man hunting for treasure allegedly hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains plummeted to his death in Yellowstone National Park.
A body was recovered at the bottom of a 492-foot cliff at Thornton State Beach in Daly City. National Park officials say the victim was a 67-year-old male who was trying to rescue his dog.
Two Americans snapped up large swaths of land in Chile, which they donated to a new conservation area that will be three times the size of Yosemite and Yellowstone combined.
Ansel Adams became famous for making iconic pictures of Yosemite National Park like “Moon and Half Dome.” I too seek photographic immortality, so I’m following in his footsteps. Ladies and gentlemen, today I present “Airplane and El Capitan.”
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No USA travel bucket list would be complete without a visit to the grand National Parks of California! This incredible US State has the maximum number of stunning national parks each showcasing an amazing variance in landscapes and wildlife. Here’s what these national parks have to offer you on a US holiday. Here’s what these national parks have to offer you on a US holiday.
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The maps of Middle-Earth J.R.R. Tolkien created for The Hobbit and The Lord Of The Rings are among the first examples of a fantasy author creating original maps to go along with their novels. These iconic maps are elegantly simple, with...Show More Summary
Sometimes called “the backbone of England,” the Pennines have endured a long history of spinal taps as a result of possessing rich sources of mineral wealth, particularly lead. A trip to the Peak District National Park or Yorkshire Dales...Show More Summary
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Artist Dan Bell has drawn maps of the UK’s national parks in the style of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-Earth. Bell has also drawn maps of Westeros (from George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones series) and places like London and Oxford. Both prints and the original hand-drawn maps are available for purchase from Bell’s online shop. Tags: art Dan Bell maps remix The Lord of the Rings
DAKAR (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo's oil minister on Thursday defended the country's right to explore for oil anywhere on its territory after media reports that President Joseph Kabila approved drilling in Africa's largest tropical rainforest reserve.
A newly released video from the Ocean Alaska Science and Learning Center, based at Kenai Fjords National Park in Seward, investigates the link between ocean health and coastal bears. More significantly, it considers how negative impacts on the ocean might affect this charismatic mammal, and terrestrial life in general. “Changing Tides: The Ocean Connection,” follows […]
In collaboration with local and international conservation groups, the Peruvian government has established Yaguas National Park in the country's far eastern territory to permanently protect millions of acres of pristine rainforest. “This...Show More Summary