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Missing “Rain Frog” Resurfaces in Honduras: Freshwater Species of the Week

Wildlife<p>A critically endangered Miles’ robber frog was just found in Honduras by Jonathan Kolby. Photo Jonathan Kolby<p>In 2008, National Geographic Young Explorer Jonathan Kolby re-discovered a frog species endemic to Honduras that had been declared extinct. The amphibian had vanished mysteriously in …

Why It's So Hard To Predict Hurricanes

Our models of where storms are going have gotten much better, but we can't really predict how strong they'll be once they get there.<p>At 6:10am on August 29, 2005, the eye of Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Buras-Triumph, La., going on to devastate much of the Gulf Coast. In a report only a few …

Walking shark discovered in Indonesia

Women and yogurt: what's the connection?

When war is seemingly looming, the environment is heading for disaster, we're growing brains in jars and everyone is spying on everyone else, it's vital that we don't lose track of the more important things in life. Like yogurt. And, perhaps more crucially, why is it supposedly only women who eat …

Giant Canyon Discovered Under Greenland Ice Sheet

The subglacial bedrock canyon is nearly twice as long as the Grand Canyon.<p><b>Imagine if you could pick up the Greenland Ice Sheet and see what lies beneath. Surely 1.7 million square kilometers of slowly thawing ice must rest on a massive pool of melted water, right?</b><p>Not necessarily, according to a …

Hubble Spies a Cosmic Caterpillar

The "caterpillar" in this Hubble image is a light-year-long knot of interstellar gas and dust. The knot, IRAS 20324+4057, is a protostar. The object …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

Take back caramel corn from the state fair<p><i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and</i> …

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