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“National Parks”

May 18, 2015 10:11 AM ET // AFP
Dean Potter and another jumper, Graham Hunt, tried a risky trick and missed, crashing into a wall.
Apr 26, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Discovery News
The hottest and driest place in North America is an otherworldly desert off the beaten path.
Apr 24, 2015 08:01 AM ET
A school teacher and his friend wind up in the hottest and driest place in North America -- Death Valley. Watch as they explore this Mars-like desert off the beaten path.
Oct 15, 2013 02:30 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Closing the national parks is costing $76 million daily. Should parks be deemed essential and remain open?
Dec 1, 2011 04:50 PM ET // Alice Truong
Heading into the wilderness is a whole different animal in the winter. It's not just about picturesque scenery, snow activities and majestic wildlife. Winter adventures carry a number of risks as well. Preparation is key to making sure you not only survive but also leave with all your toes intact. ...
Apr 21, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Our National Park System is a true treasure. Here are 10 great reasons to visit it right now.