After a short time of exploring the Oklahoma territory where they were forced to go, a group of Native Americans stumbled upon a mysterious plant while hunting. This plant looked like a gnarled tree root, with so many twists and turns within its seemingly fragile...

I'm a researcher studying Canada Geese for the last ten years. I've never published my research. Specifically, my small team and I study a small population of Canada Geese that migrates to Arizona during the winter months from Alaska. This work mostly involves checking the new...

โ€œDad, you said youโ€™d play catch with me!โ€ I yelled as my father walked past me to his office, where he spent most of his days when he wasnโ€™t at work. โ€œIโ€™m sorry, bud, Iโ€™ve gotta get these documents done for tomorrowโ€™s big meeting. Weโ€™ll do...

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2uYqfVMcvQ[/embedyt] โ€œCome on, Jim, you know itโ€™s going to suck.โ€ I didnโ€™t nod, though I wanted to.ย  Mark was right, as usual.ย  Most of camp had sucked, to be honest. Tom, on the other hand, tried once more to be the voice of reason, even as he...

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNnG1wIzX_k[/embedyt] My friend and I have always known not to go into the woods around my house at night. I live in a really,ย reallyย rural area. Like, the nearest house is about a mile away kind of rural. I love it; I grew up in suburban areas,...

3:30 p.m., 1-September: One three-person party entered the Rio Grande National Forest in Hinsdale County, Colorado. They consisted of Trevor Nyson (37 years old) and Matilda Nyson (33 years old), a married couple, and Benny Nyson (8 years old), their only son. 5:31 p.m., 1-September: Trevor...

I remember when I first moved into this accursed house, I was 10 years old and loved all the things a ten-year-old boy loves, you know; climbing trees, catching bugs, playing cowboys and Indians, those sorts of things. We had moved from the hussle and...