The Polar Star, America's only active polar icebreaker, has been dispatched to Commonwealth Bay Antarctica to free a Russian ship stuck in the ice. How do these huge ships work?
Two years ago today, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake shredded Port-au-Prince, Haiti's capital. Some aid donations went straight to landfills.
On June 6, 1912, the world's largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century shocked a small town in Alaska.
A pesticide used to help coat corn was found in each sample of dead and dying bees.
Employment and wages increase in some sectors during a wildfire, but not enough to undo the social and economic damage a wildfire can cause.
When a helicopter pilot needed to alert several Mount Rainier campers that a deadly attacker was on the run, he used a low-tech solution: coffee cups.
How much damage would quakes like the ones that struck Iran earlier this week inflict on California?
A fire and explosion killed two navy personnel, injured one person, and left 80 percent of Brazil's Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station incinerated on Saturday.
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