Hawaiian Group Breaks World Record with Biggest Ocean Plastic Cleanup Ever

June 30, 2020 at 4:46 pm

The Ocean Voyages Institute just removed over 100 tons of plastic waste from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Raccoon Breaks Into High School Vending Machine

June 30, 2020 at 3:57 pm

A black-masked bandit caught in the biggest heist of his career

Senate Passes Great American Outdoors Act to Fund National Parks’ Maintenance Backlog

June 29, 2020 at 2:33 pm

Bill requires oil and renewable energy industries to give half the profits they make on public lands to national parks and land conservation

Scotland Outlaws the Shooting of Seals by Fish Farms

June 28, 2020 at 7:25 pm

Fisheries now face major fines and imprisonment if caught killing our fin-footed friends

Santa Cruz Forced to Reopen Beaches Because “The People Aren’t Willing to Be Governed Anymore”

June 27, 2020 at 5:31 pm

The police couldn’t keep people off California beaches, so they gave up!

“Wavy Walls” Use Fewer Bricks than Straight Ones

June 25, 2020 at 7:55 pm

It actually takes fewer bricks to build a wavy wall than a straight one because you only need one layer

Swan Dies of a “Broken Heart” After Pranksters Smash Her Eggs with Bricks

June 25, 2020 at 4:04 pm

Swan found dead slumped over empty nest with no apparent injury other than a broken heart

Where Have All the Fireflies Gone? And How to Bring Them Back

June 23, 2020 at 7:40 pm

Fireflies have disappeared from most manicured American yards… all we have to do to bring them back is let them get a little messy.


20,000-Year-Old Armadillo Shells the Size of Volkswagen Beetles Found in Argentina

June 23, 2020 at 6:37 pm

Farmer finds dinosaur-sized armadillo shells in dry riverbed

Pedal Through The California Redwoods For The Ultimate Outing

June 20, 2020 at 11:44 am

Custom-made rail bikes let visitors see the world-famous Redwood Forest in a fun new way