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Autumn Leaves

The leaves are beautiful this fall. Have you ever wondered why the leaves change colors this time of the year? More

New Clouds?

A storm system moving across the Ozarks on June 7th produced widespread interest for more than just the thunder and rainfall it produced.

Oil Spills

Find out more about oil spills including the recent spill in the Gulf of Mexico. More

April New Science Book Feature

Why is a cardinal red or a bluebird blue? Why do some birds have plumage that is intensely colored--is it pigment, light, gender, or simple good health? Find answers to these questions and more in the new book, National Geographic Bird Coloration by Geoffrey E. Hill. More