Whales are curious creatures, and naturalist Michelle Barclay has seen them do some unusual things in the waters off Massachusetts.
Seventy-five years ago, Dorothy Gale and her dog Toto were carried away by a wicked tornado to the magical technicolor land of Oz. The 1939 film, The...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - While gay couples still can't get married in the marriage capital of the world, Las Vegas wants to let them know they - and their money - are more than welcome to the buffet of other activities Sin City has to offer.
The Wilderness Act was passed 50 years ago to preserve the country’s most beautiful and awe-inspiring natural places for their recreation, wildlife...
The echoes of deep history were lying in the ground in front of me. As an archaeologist digging at a 10,000-year-old settlement on the outskirts of Bylany, Czechoslovakia, I held evidence of a long-gone culture gently and lovingly in my hands. A clay pot
Yes, that’s a llama, and yes, it’s wearing a hat, collared shirt, and bow tie. It’s actually dressed as Hansel, and his handler is...
Knowing when to trust your intuition can be difficult, especially in a foreign land. It wasn't our guide who made me suspicious; it was the bystander, a short woman with a vibrant dress and bananas in her hand.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - "I really enjoyed the simulation! Driving those cars like Mario Andretti!" a friend told me after she visited the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
BUNOL, Spain (AP) - The streets of an eastern Spanish town are awash with red pulp as thousands of people pelt each other with tomatoes in the annual "Tomatina" battle that has become a major tourist attraction.