Laurel E Wilson

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Dog reunited with owner after surviving in the wild

ATIKOKAN, Ontario — Dave Kareken knew his dog loved the outdoors, but now he knows just how capable she is in the wild. Kali, his 7-year-old Collie/Golden Retriever mix, managed to survive ten days in the Canadian wilderness by herself after being swept away by rapid water.<p>Kali was on a hike with …

Pets

Trail Etiquette: 7 Tips To Keep It Wild

From your local hiking path to the Pacific Crest Trail, hikers’ actions make a difference, good and bad. Here our thru-hiking correspondents offer …

DNA from Inca boy sacrificed 500 years ago shows how humans spread to South America

It sounds like something straight out of a "Hunger Games" novel: The rulers of a sprawling empire select beautiful children from throughout their vast territories and kill them in a ritualistic event to reinforce their power.<p>During the Inca civilization, which thrived in South America before the …

A Magic Moment: The Milky Way from Yellowstone National Park (Photo)

Before twilight and shortly after the moon set in Yellowstone National Park, astrophotographer A. Garrett Evans found the perfect moment to capture …

National Geographic Travel

These drought-resistant plants could revolutionize how we think about climate change

Jill Farrant, a professor of molecular and cell biology at the University of Cape Town, hopes that unlocking the genetic codes of drought-tolerant plants could help farmers toiling in increasingly hot and dry conditions.<p>With more than 130 known varieties in the world, resurrection plants are a …

Cape Town

Meet Noodle, The Adorable Labrador Puppy Saved From Drowning By Sailors

Like Marley and Me only better. And at sea.

2-Week-Old Kitten Abandoned in Pet Store Gets a Second Chance and a Forever Home - One Green Planet

Life can be full of pleasant surprises. Like when you run into the store for dog food and end up rescuing a cat! Okay, so maybe this doesn’t happen …

Cashews

A Fresh Bathroom Makeover for Less Than $100

This DIYer proves you don't have to sacrifice style on a strict budget.<p>When we spotted this bathroom makeover on Hometalk, we knew we had to read all about it. Urusula, the blogger behind Home Made by Carmona, stretched her DIY legs and wrote that she completed the transformation for just …

Housekeeping

Before & After: A Basic Kitchen Gets a Major Personality Upgrade

This blogger didn't settle for bare bones.<p>It's easy to look at a basic kitchen and feel uninspired: The builder-grade cabinets, simple laminate countertops, harsh overhead lighting, and the total absence of color. But blogger Kaylor Little of Fisherman's Wife Furniture looked at the bare bones …

Kitchens