Kathy M Ragan

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This River Kills Everything That Falls Into It

Legend or fact? A young explorer traveled deep into a remote jungle to find out.<p>It sounds like a Jules Verne tale: a boiling river that seems to flow from the center of the earth and kills anything that falls into it. Andrés Ruzo, a National Geographic Young Explorer, first heard about it from his …

Hot Springs

It was amazing to see the comments roll in, from friends and strangers, saying, ‘I can’t believe you missed that, Greg’<p>Even people in my own office asked, “Did you really miss that?” On my Facebook page, I posted a few photos I took of the rhinos before this shot was taken, but the reality is that …

National Parks

Your 2016 Home Horoscope

From living partners to the best time to renovate, here's everything you need to know to keep your literal and figural house in order this year.<p>The confetti has settled, which means it's time to get real about the year ahead. Luckily, Susan Miller is here to help.<p>With a following 12 million strong, …

Watch This “Van Gogh” Filter Turn A Time-Lapse Into An Impressionist Dream

Last September, we shared an experimental project that mashes up the work of famous artists–like Van Gogh and Picasso–with standard photo and video files shot by anyone. The results made it look like Instagram had instituted a Van Gogh filter. And in this new clip by the Polish artist Weather …

'Rarest' medieval panel painting saved by recycling

A rare medieval panel painting could have been saved from destruction by a quick-thinking worshipper turned it into a noticeboard<p>A rare medieval panel painting survived more than 500 years, enduring <b>the Reformation</b>and Civil War, after a quick-thinking owner recycled it into the Ten Commandments, it …