Brown bear in forest with 'REDACTED' in red over eyes

EXCLUSIVE: Inside election officials’ frantic scramble to fix the Fat Bear Week voter fraud scandal

The staff handled it remarkably well.

On Nov 8, 2022 by David Covucci

trump struggles to pronounce 'yosemite'

Trump’s ‘Yo-semite’ mispronunciation becomes an instant meme

What was that?

On Aug 4, 2020 by David Covucci

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Furloughed park ranger decided to use the shutdown to become a YouTuber

He is using his 15-year backlog of photos and videos he's shot to create guides for visiting all 418 National Parks.

On Jan 25, 2019 by Gabrielle Sorto

It's Fat Bear Week for Alaska's Katmai National Park.

Fat Bear Week is the wholesome bracket competition you didn’t know you needed

Who will emerge the fattest?

On Oct 5, 2018 by Kris Seavers

Petroglyph National Monument

The national treasures hiding in your backyard

Now more than ever, it's time to find your park.

On Apr 27, 2018 by Austin Powell

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U.S. National Parks are so broke, they’re now open to corporate sponsors

Might as well make the most of it.

On May 11, 2016 by David Britton

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Democratic lawmakers want to expand Wi-Fi access in America’s national parks

More Wi-Fi and cell service means more Instagram posts—but also a better chance of reaching 9-1-1.

On Jan 28, 2016 by Aaron Sankin

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Baby elephant stubbornly refuses to leave his mud bath

There's no trying to talk reason.

On Dec 3, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski

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Kids in South Australia are competing to design a new national park in Minecraft

Fantasy designs in Minecraft may aid in real world construction plans.

On Apr 21, 2015 by Dennis Scimeca

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People won’t stop trying to take selfies with bears

Only YOU can prevent bear selfies. 

On Nov 8, 2014 by Greg Seals

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National Park Service bans drones from national parks

Drones over Yellowstone?

On Jun 21, 2014 by Aaron Sankin