Betty Reid Soskin, 94, was honoured personally by President Barack Obama last year
Critics wonder what's next: Old Faithful brought to you by the makers of Viagra?
America's natural wonders are some of the planet's most awe-inspiring, says Chris Leadbeater
Local authorities warn 74 ponies have been killed in road collisions in 2015
Group of friends were swimming at an isolated water hole in World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park southeast of Darwin
Rio is now in the sights of World Cup champion who has capped a highly successful year by being named the first BT Sport Action Woman of the Year
But there is no word on whether it will be the final season
Life beyond the Premier League: Flying Foxes have recorded their best start to a season and sit top of the Championship
Elephant poachers are using firearms left over from Mozambique’s civil war to slaughter elephants in neighbouring Tanzania
It's little wonder that villagers want to kill elephants when faced with deadly attacks, but new deterrents help them to co-exist
Mountain rescuers searching for a British hiker in New Zealand are “confident” the body they have recovered at the bottom of a 100-metre cliff is him.
Aviation officials say the aircraft’s ‘black box’ shows there was a ‘clear intention’ to manually bring the plane down
Just as money drives the poachers, so visitors’ dollars can give communities a sustainable reason to protect their valuable wildlife. Simon Calder looks at the possibilities for East Africa
Tailor-made excursions, double-height rooms, vineyards, bohemian barrios, geodesic domes, and lakeside restaurants
Fiona Stewart has been able to secure major headline acts without being able to offer the huge fees which they can command at other events