Some of Rwanda's mountain gorillas have taken a hands-on approach to tackling the threat of snares.
The summit of Mount Halti could be gifted to Finland to celebrate 100 years of independence from Russia.
According to scientists, Chimborazo in Ecuador is actually quite a bit taller than Mount Everest.
Residents of Wangaratta in Victoria have found their homes buried underneath mountains of tumbleweed.
The solitary feline, who has been nicknamed El Jefe, was picked up on camera in the Santa Rica Mountains.
Steve Berry encountered a mysterious set of single-file tracks on a steep mountain slope in Bhutan.
In a remarkable feat of old-age endurance, the pensioner reached the summit of Africa's tallest mountain.
New images from the New Horizons probe have revealed another vast region of mountains on Pluto's surface.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has identified an anomalous structure on the surface of the dwarf planet.
The world's tallest mountain was shifted three centimeters by the earthquake that struck in April.
Geologists have been investigating a glowing orange hole that opened up on a Chinese mountain.
Cody Townsend made headlines this week after careening down a near-vertical mountain crevice on skis.
A Russian scientist has identified a huge asteroid that crosses the Earth's orbit every three years.
A new mapping project has revealed the terrain at the bottom of the sea in unprecedented detail.
Researchers have been exploring the depths of the Hebrides Terrace Seamount off Scotland's west coast.
Stuart Kettell is attempting to ascend Snowdon in Wales while pushing the vegetable using his face.
Two men climbing in the mountains of British Columbia spotted an unusual figure in the distance.
Residents of the New Mexico town have found their homes buried underneath mountains of dried up plants.
Scientists have measured a record-breaking temperature of -91C on a mountain ridge in Antarctica.
A strange newspaper story has emerged detailing an alleged attack on a couple by an unidentified object.