The World & Beyond

Drone footage of Utah’s Great Salt Lake highlights pretty pink, blue divides

21 amazing animals with miraculous abilities stranger than fiction

Former forest surveyor gets one last visit to Washington state woods before dying

Hollywood celebrities who had near-death experiences offer insights into afterlife

Traffic cop pleads scooter rider, who’s carrying 4 people, to take safety seriously

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo reaches space for first time, and the view is spectacular

Well-preserved 3,000-yr-old pre-Viking sword unearthed in Denmark is still sharp

Untouched 4,400-year-old Egyptian tomb uncovered deep under sand in Saqqara

Deep-sea trawler photographs ‘alien-like’ fish pulled up from ocean depths

Aussie dad sprints full speed upon spotting an upside-down sea turtle stranded on the beach

10 ‘finger-lickin’ good’ KFC facts you may have never heard of

8 Egyptian sarcophagi with well-preserved mummies unearthed south of Cairo

The only fully intact 1600s Swedish warship in the world found on Baltic Sea floor

Archaeologists find incredibly rare hoard of gold coins in Israel, linked to Crusades

NASA and aerospace giant Lockheed Martin building prototype for supersonic airliner

First endangered tree kangaroo born in Australian sanctuary takes first hops

Solving the mystery of Mars’s surreal, blue sunsets as we explore the red planet

18 beautiful dream villages, as well as dreamed of being set foot even once

New invention preps to clean up Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch

Stunningly well-preserved fossil of armored dinosaur discovered by miners

Marine biologists find adorable, pea-sized octopuses in Hawaii

Adrenaline junkie aims to be first person to walk across Antarctica solo

SpaceX announces first-ever private Moon traveler

NASA and SpaceX start to plan details for crew launch

International Space Station leak caused by drill Russians say

Mysterious lights sighted by San Diego residents

Secret chamber in Mount Rushmore is there for a reason

The Great Pyramids’ true purpose has now been revealed

Spy cameras: Call the police if you see these ‘hooks’ in a public restroom

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s deep-sea exploration legacy gets a moment: the U.S.S. Lexington