We highlight five kids and teens who are making a difference through volunteer opportunities, proving that helping hands can be child-sized too.
Lunar eclipse: For some cities, the local weather will unfortunately not cooperate for a view of tonight's big moon show.
The wreckage of the RMS Titanic may soon disappear forever, thanks to a newly discovered species of bacteria with a taste for iron oxide.
The life of Joshua Slocum – first man to sail solo around the world – makes for a rich seafaring yarn.
At low tide, the Bay of Fundy is a bounty of soggy greens and skittering crabs.
Hurricane Julia became a Category 4 storm Wednesday. Tropical storm Karl is expected to reach hurricane status by the time it makes landfall in Mexico Saturday morning. Igor could brush Bermuda by Sunday.
After touching the outer banks of North Carolina, the storm bypassed much of America's East Coast, dumping rain in Massachusetts before making landfall in Nova Scotia Saturday morning.
Hurricane Earl path is likely to be near Cape Hatteras Thursday night. Both it and Ocracoke Island are under evacuation orders.
Research shows that many areas of today's oceans have conditions that parallel those of 250 million years ago, when 95 percent of marine species quickly died out.