In Pictures Space Photos of the Day 06/21
Alien species, like the chironomid midge, can thrive in icy Antarctic climates and could damage the environment if they were to expand.
06/16/2010 05:30 pm
In Pictures Scenes of fatherhood
In an AP interview, 16-year-old Abby Sunderland says she hopes to sail around the world and defended her parents.
06/15/2010 12:45 pm
Beneath the ice of Antarctica is a vast mountain range that rivals the Alps in its majesty.
06/10/2010 01:42 pm
'Race to the End of the Earth,' the new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York, recounts the momentous and deadly race between two explorers to be the first to reach the South Pole.
06/09/2010 11:47 am
Lavish cruise ships continue to be built, despite the fact that US consumer bankruptcies totaled more than 136,000 in May, 9 percent more than a year ago.
06/07/2010 06:41 pm
A rock picked up in a ditch along a stretch of road in north central Oregon by a couple in 1999 turns out to be a rare, ancient meteorite.
06/02/2010 02:46 pm
Scientists previously favored the idea that a natural force carved both the canyon and pinwheel pattern.
05/26/2010 03:54 pm
Jordan Romero became the youngest to ever scale Everest, the world's tallest mountain Saturday. Teens around the world are setting new adventure records - and prompting questions about risk and maturity.
05/23/2010 11:02 am