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See the Best and Worst Places for Breathable Air in the U.S.
New rankings of air quality in cities show the cleanest air isn't always rural.
10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii loading...
10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii
Discover our favourite activities in the Aloha State.
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Travel to Active Volcanoes to Witness the Force of Nature
These geological hot spots are guaranteed to be a blast.
Watch This Huge 'Waterfall' of Lava Pour Into the Ocean loading...
Watch This Huge 'Waterfall' of Lava Pour Into the Ocean
The lava flow is a result of Hawaiian land collapsing on December 31.
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Five Big Environmental Wins in 2016
Sure, it's been a tumultuous year for the planet. But here are some environmental achievements to celebrate: renewable energy, protected oceans, and deconstructed dams.
Exclusive: Obama Says Hawaii—and Mom—Shaped Love of Nature loading...
Exclusive: Obama Says Hawaii—and Mom—Shaped Love of Nature
In an interview on Midway Atoll, he says his mother’s influence and memories of Hawaii help inspire focus on marine life and climate change.
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Giant Pandas, Symbol of Conservation, Are No Longer Endangered
Great apes, meanwhile, are plummeting toward extinction, an international group of conservation experts announced Sunday.
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The Smiling Volcano
Lava flow from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano forms a happy grin.
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Seven millions years ago Hawaii rose from the sea. How these islands transformed themselves from a volcanic wasteland into an animal paradise is a story that defies the odds.

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