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Jun 13, 2015 07:35 AM ET // AFP
A man who wandered off a trail and fell into a 65-foot crevice is now recovering in the hospital.
Apr 1, 2015 12:35 PM ET // AFP
A GPS-enabled app named Madiba's Journey traces the life of South African Nelson Mandela.
Feb 23, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Space.com
A private company that aims to send tourists to the edge of space broke a record by flying a parafoil higher than anyone has before.
Nov 10, 2014 03:50 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Based on the scattered, jagged remains of SpaceShipTwo and the pending funeral for one of its pilots, it would be easy to assume that a design flaw of some sort was responsible for the deadly crash -- but appearances can be deceiving.
Aug 12, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
From sleeping under a shark tank to petting the backs of sharks, there are many safe ways to get up-close with a shark.
Jan 9, 2014 10:10 AM ET // AFP
Antarctica represents one of the last frontiers for adventurous travelers, but blizzards, icebergs and treacherous seas are also a fact of life there.
Dec 11, 2013 11:00 AM ET // AFP
Taking a picture to help you remember something might end up having the opposite effect, according to new research.