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The fins and the furious: Fish are nature's top athletes, study says

Scientists suggest that a fish's ability to quickly disperse oxygen through its body makes it the ultimate athlete. Oh yeah? Let's see a pirate perch go three rounds with Ronda Rousey.

By 7 October 2015


'Totoro' creator Hayao Miayazaki to build a 'nature park' for children

The Studio Ghibli animation giant has announced plans to build an interactive park where children can enjoy nature.

By 11 September 2015


Mother Nature's fury as seen from space (pictures)

Normally we see the devastation natural disasters visit on neighborhoods and cities, but our outposts in orbit show the full scope of their destructive power.

10 Images By 23 August 2015


Turn a stick into a sword with the Nature Sabre sword creator

A humble branch becomes a mighty sword of truth with a clever silicone handle meant to spark imaginative journeys.

By 18 September 2015


Nature's patterns: Golden spirals and branching fractals

Certain patterns, such as the fractal, are repeated over and over in nature -- with some spectacular contrasts on wildly different scales.

12 Images By 10 April 2015


Natural selection: Mama robot builds self-evolving baby-bots

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have built a robot that can build other robots, test them, and improve on the results.

By 18 August 2015


Devastating natural disasters as seen from space (pictures)

From the Nepal earthquake to the domestic devastation in Seaside Heights, N.J., these satellite images show just how vicious Mother Nature can be.

14 Images By 4 August 2015


This moving video claims gadgets are separating kids from nature

Technically Incorrect: An ad from General Mills examines the different things that kids do now, compared to what their parents and grandparents did. It just might make you weep. Or perhaps not.

By 13 July 2015


See winning National Geographic nature photos snapped by kids

Photography stars as young as 9 get their winning images displayed at the Vice President's Residence in Washington, D.C.

By 4 July 2015


Winning National Geographic nature images shot by kids (pictures)

Young photographers see their impressive images of jelly fish, amusement park rides and wildlife chosen to go on display in Washington, D.C.

11 Images By 4 July 2015