Getting the kids moving in the winter months can be a challenge when the weather isn’t cooperating, but a pediatrician explains how parents can channel the energy of ‘the games’ to get their children active, even if it’s indoors.
The Miller quintuplets of Wake Forest, N.C. who are about to turn 18 years old, are thriving, despite the warnings doctors told their parents. Nancy and Kent Miller gave birth to the quintuplets in 1998. At the time they were the only surviving se
At low tide the tide flats of Birch Bay provide endless opportunities for fun and discovery. Birch Bay was named after the birch trees that lined the bay by Archibald Menzies, a botanist on the 1792 Vancouver expedition.
On Thursday, March 15, Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser erupted. It has been the first time the geyser has erupted since September 2014. Video of Steamboat Geyser was taken on Friday, March 16, more than 24 hours after the eruption, by the Yellowstone National Park Service. The area around the geyser is still closed for the winter.
Steam vents, known as fumaroles, are shown just inside the west rim of Sherman Crater on Mount Baker in 2010. The trip was organized by the Mount Baker Volcano Research Center at Western Washington University. More information: http://mbvrc.wwu.edu
After seeing steam venting from Mount Baker on Saturday, March 17, Austin Breckenridge of Bellingham created this video. Baker is the Cascade Range's second most-thermally active crater and regularly lets off steam due to geologic activity.