Top Spots To See Spring Wildflowers In Las VegasWildflowers are best to bloom in the lowest elevations, making the Las Vegas valley the perfect place to see some of the most riveting arrays of flowers this spring.
Study: DNA Trick Cripples Bacteria That Escape ConfinementBacteria have been modified so that they die if they get out of human control, a potential step toward better management of genetically engineered organisms — perhaps including crops, researchers say.
9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure PhotographsJeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here's what he had to say.
The World's 10 Coolest Treehouse HotelsLooking for a vacation with an edge? Instead of traveling to a city, take your next trip to nature and hang out at these treehouse hotels.
The Most Epically Remote Places On EarthNeed a cool vacation idea? Why not visit some of the most epically remote places on earth? Check out our list of favorites provided by Thrillist.
Eager Beaver Blamed For Killing Internet In NM Officials have finally identified the culprit behind a 20-hour Internet and cellphone outage last week in northern New Mexico -an eager beaver.
Return Of Gray Wolves To Southwest Slow GoingMexican gray wolf No. 1105 was shot dead by wildlife managers after having a tryst — and puppies — with a common ranch dog. No. 1188, an alpha female, was almost executed, then taken away from her pups and pack, for killing cattle. And wolf No. 1133 was returned to captivity after failing to woo his intended mate.
Possible New Species Of Spider Builds Larger Spider DecoysIn Peru, a Los-Angeles-based researcher and entomologist may have discovered a new species of spider that takes survival to a new level - by using immediately available resources to construct decoys of larger spiders.
Aquarium Lights Christmas Tree Using Electric EelsElectric eels are helping to light up holiday decorations at a local aquarium.
Rare Ocelot Sighting In Huachuca MountainsState wildlife officials say recent photographs taken by a hunter of an ocelot appear to show the endangered cat is the same one spotted in the Huachuca Mountains last year.
'Goat Man' Spotted In Mountains Of Northern Utah A man spotted dressed in a goat suit among a herd of wild goats in the mountains of northern Utah has wildlife officials worried he could be in danger as hunting season approaches.
Protection Sought For Rare Woodpecker That Needs Forest Fires To Survive