Newsweek spoke with hikers who were planning to skip a section of the Pacific Crest Trail because of drinking water possibly contaminated with an algal bloom.
"We do have a problem with the occasional scorpion crawling out of the sewer like a cockroach," said a Brazilian poster on Reddit.
Bedouins view the forestry project as part of an attempt to move them into planned communities, which the group says is an assault on its traditional lifestyle.
The mammals have either one or two humps and can go for extended periods without taking on water, earning them the nickname "ships of the desert."
Experts have uncovered new insights into the biological mechanisms that helps these animals survive and thrive in extreme conditions.
Qantas engineers have devised a so-called "wheel whacker" to clear the planes of unwelcome desert pests.
The agency that administers the area said it has received "credible reports" the structure was removed "by an unknown party."
A mysterious monolith has somehow wound up in a remote Utah desert in a peculiar turn of events that has drawn comparisons to Stanley Kubrick's 1968 science fiction epic.
Police found the corpse of Raul James Salazar, 47, while searching for another unrelated missing person.
Researchers studied garbage in the ancient city of Elusa.
President Donald Trump signed the country's largest wilderness preservation legislation in a decade—but cut Environmental Protection Agency funding by 31 percent.
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Police found 11 children being kept in filthy conditions at the compound.
The dust has traveled more than 5,000 miles over the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico.
With no water or food, migrants are forced across the border at gunpoint in the searing heat.
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It's easier to study planets that are closer to their suns, but how close can you get before it becomes too hot and dry for life to survive?
It could be the oldest image ever recorded at the desert site.
Stephen Paddock killed 58 people in the city before turning a gun on himself.
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