America the Beautiful: Most Stunning Natural Wonder in Every State (PHOTOS)
The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, located in Lake Superior, off the Bayfield Peninsula in northern Wis. provides regionally diverse and unique plant communities. Over 800 plant species occur within the lakeshore. Good examples of the sea caves of the Great Lakes are also located on the shorelines of the Apostle Islands.
New Space Station Camera Snaps First Image of Earth - A new photo taken from the International Space Station shows an ecologically diverse area of Panama in a new light. The picture is the first taken by a new Earth-observing tool recently installed on the orbiting science laboratory, and shows the San Pablo River emptying into the Gulf of Montijo, reported NASA's Earth Observatory.