May 31, 2012 At Yellowstone National Park, the Earth growls, wolves prowl, bison roam and it's possible to go stand in a volcano's crater. Science bursts to life in Yellowstone. So how do we we tap Yellowstone's wonders to turn kids on to science?
Tourists watch the Old Faithful geyser, which erupts, on average, every 90 minutes in the Yellowstone National Park.
Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images
July 17, 2011 Celebrating one of America's great national parks — and an upcoming vacation — in photos.
August 9, 2010 Federal agents caught the second of three escaped Arizona convicts near Yellowstone National Park.
July 30, 2010 A mother grizzly responsible for leading an attack on three campers near Yellowstone was euthanized.
July 29, 2010 A female grizzly bear suspected in attacks, one of them fatal, at campsites near Yellowstone, was captured along with 2 of 3 cubs. Besides the dead camper, two were injured. The bear will be killed.
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor