A falling tree struck and killed a smokejumper while he was fighting a wildfire in Northern California, prompting a review of the incident.
Luke Sheehy, 28, was a Redding-based firefighter with... Read More
The Coldest Journey, a five-man expedition to be the first to cross Antartica via the South Pole in winter, has been halted by impassable terrain. The team is trapped in a crevasse field that may... Read More
While the presence of trees has long been associated with better health, you probably didn’t think that removing them entirely could straight-up kill you. But that's what a new report in the... Read More
The 103-mile journey to cross the Straits of Florida features swift currents, sharks, and the extremely venomous box jellyfish. But 29-year-old Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel will battle it out... Read More
Soccer players who frequently head the ball may be at risk for suffering traumatic brain injuries, according to a new study from Yeshiva University. Researchers from the school's Albert Einstein... Read More