The Director of Astronomy at the Mariah Mitchell Observatory on Nantucket has a suggestion for Island visitors: “Look up at the night sky, wherever and whenever you can.”
The Perseids meteor shower occurs August 10-13, so don’t miss your chance to have an unobstructed view. Head out to one of Boston’s best places for stargazing.
Hiking is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get fit at the same time. If you’re planning a trip to Cape Cod or any of its islands this summer, keep in mind that there is plenty of space not just for swimming and sunbathing but also for hiking.
If you’re looking to get your daily dose of iron on nine holes, local, avid golfers strongly recommend this list of Boston’s most affordable public golf courses.
Don’t worry about going over budget with these day trips. Pack the car and have some fun for under $100.
The closing of the Callahan Tunnel for three months next January will be a big deal.
Put on your creative camouflage gear, paint your face and practice your battle cry. Here are the top five paintball sites in the area.
Leave the lawn care to the experts. These are Boston’s best landscapers.
Whether you are taking a day trip or looking to do some beach camping, these South Shore and Cape Cod beaches will give you just what you need.
This season, get a taste of the great outdoors straight from the saddle at these Boston area spots.
Pictures of the Aurora Borealis as seen from the summit of Mount Washington, NH on the night of November 13-14, 2012.
Check out the best beaches in America.
Antarctica is the most inhospitable place on Earth. Certain creatures survive there, though global warming can threaten their natural habitats.
Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, is feeling the effects of global warming. See the view from the bottom of the Earth.
National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.
Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.