A massive earthquake off Indonesia's western coast triggered tsunami fears across the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, sending residents in coastal cities fleeing to high ground in cars and on the backs of motorcycles. A strong aftershock nearly three hours later sparked a new wave of panic. The Indonesia government responded ...
One of the strongest solar storms in years engulfed Earth Thursday and spread rare and colorful views of the Northern Lights to the Northwest.
Non-native Burmese pythons are the likely cause of a massive mammal decline in Florida's Everglades. Researchers found a strong link between the spread of pythons and drops in recorded sightings of racoons, rabbits, bobcats and other species.
A baby sea otter found alone on a beach in Cayucos, Calif., is rescued and sent to the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago.
A model poses in a bikini made of lettuce for a PETA ad in Australia.