Kayla Rahn of Alabama suffered months of massive weight gain and difficulty with moving around. It turns out, there was a massive 50-pound cyst sitting on one of her ovaries.
Alabama joins the short list of states that gives away a so-called "baby box" to all new parents in an effort to promote safe sleep and prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome or SIDS.
Meteorites speeding towards Earth often inspire visions of gloom and doom, but throughout history, most of them have missed actually hitting a person. In fact, only Ann Hodges is confirmed to have been physically struck by a meteorite. Spoiler alert: she survived.
A new duck-billed dinosaurs found in Alabama suggest the species originated in the eastern U.S. Researchers say finding such rare fossils is really important for understanding how the dinosaurs spread across the world.
After the outdoors retailer REI declared in October that the company's 143 stores would close for Black Friday, municipalities and states around the country responded with free, discounted, and ranger-led events in nature for the day after Thanksgiving.