Which Famous Movie Character Is Getting Gender-Swapped On Television?

There's yet another round of Star Wars spoilers. Sean Bean gets not one, but two new roles. Interstellar is already getting rave reviews. Could two more surprising characters meet on Game of Thrones? Plus major spoilers from the creators of Syfy's 12 Monkeys TV show. Spoilers now! » 10/22/14 6:00am 10/22/14 6:00am

There's A Forest Shaped Like Minnesota In Northern Minnesota

Forests, fog and light make these long-exposure photographs look like…

Here's a little five minute vacation for your brain. Check out these gorgeous images from Polish photographer Boguslaw Strempel, who rises early to catch the stunning morning scenes pictured here. Captured in the rolling mountains of Poland and the Czech Republic, jaw dropping doesn't begin to describe them. » 11/20/12 10:43am 11/20/12 10:43am

Changing ocean temperatures may have made human evolution possible

A lot of the most basic traits we associate with humans, not the least of which include intelligence and walking on two legs, evolved when our ancient habitat changed from dense forest to wide-open grassland. So what caused this change? » 2/20/12 2:56pm 2/20/12 2:56pm

Just 12 million years ago, there were forests on Antarctica

It's hard to imagine, but about 55 million years ago, Antarctica was ice-free and full of lush forests. Now analysis of ancient pollen has revealed when the last Antarctic vegetation died out...and what's next for the continents's vast ice sheets. » 6/28/11 1:45pm 6/28/11 1:45pm

Indoor Forests Are Eco-Chic Home Accessories for a Deforested World

If all the forests around your home have been cut down, why not just turn your living room into a forest if you want to enjoy the green? That's what they're doing in Los Angeles. » 4/02/09 8:30am 4/02/09 8:30am