Scientists have mapped a previously unknown canyon entombed below two kilometers of ice in Greenland. The discovery was made by a group of scientists from Bristol University’s School of Geographical Sciences in the UK.
Tightrope walker Nick Wallenda, completed a quarter-mile walk over the Little Colorado River Gorge without a safety harness in northeastern Arizona Sunday, giving a thumbs-up near the end of the rope and pausing before jogging the final few feet.
Samantha Busch, 22, played a prank on her mother while she was visiting the Grand Canyon. She sent her a photo that appeared to show her clinging to the edge of a cliff overlooking a yawning gorge, with a wide-mouthed look of horror and panic on her face.
Meet America’s tiniest terrorist: 6-year-old Allison Mosher, who’s landed on the nation’s No Fly List alongside mad bombers and other villainous thugs in a mind-boggling snafu that could scuttle her family’s Grand Canyon vacation, her outraged dad
The high winds and colder temps that pervaded our site on the desert near Casa Grande were only the fringe of a major winter storm that dumped nearly 3-feet of snow on Flagstaff and the high country of northern Arizona and southern Utah.
The humbling beauty of the Grand Canyon can bring even the most arrogant of individuals to their knees. But this morning, the canyon's fury showed its face when Redland Dam broke due to heavy rains. Hundreds of campers and locals were evacuated.
Heavy rains near the Grand Canyon have helped create a flood zone. An earthen dam breached Sunday forcing tourists and residents to flee. Helicopters have been used to rescue those trapped in the area.
Last week's artifical flooding of the Grand Canyon worked creating sandbars. Some of the much needed new formations are the size of football fields according to an official making new habitats possible.
A man-made flood has turned the Grand Canyon into a giant science project. Twin torrents of water were released through the Grand Canyon on Wednesday to mimic a natural flood. The release was to nourish the ecosystem of the gorge.
A family's vacation turns tragic all too soon when their four year-old daughter falls into the Grand Canyon. The father of the girl jumped over the ledge and made his way down to where his daughter was to try and resuscitate her.
Duck on a Rock, seen on the left in the foreground, is located at a scenic overlook east of Grand Canyon Village between Yaki Point and Grandview Point along Desert View Drive on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.
National Park Service - Michael Quinn
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Nik Wallenda walks on a tight rope from Medieval Fare to Wonder Mountain at Canada's Wonderland.
The Advanced Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) instrument on NASA's Terra spacecraft generated this orbital view of eastern Grand Canyon National Park in northern Arizona, United States.
NASA/GSFC/METI/ERSDAC/JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team