Massive blocks of lava were seen flowing down the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the island of La Palma in Spain.
NASA'S 2021 Astronaut Candidate AnnouncementNASA has chosen 10 new astronaut candidates from a field of more than 12,000 applicants to represent the United States and work for humanity’s benefit in space and one of them is a Florida native.
WEB EXTRA: Timelapse Of Total Solar Eclipse in AntarcticaAntarctica went dark for a few minutes during a total solar eclipse on Saturday, Dec. 4. The continent normally experiences continuous daylight from October until April. It was the only place in the world where the total eclipse, which occurs when the moon moves between the sun and Earth, was visible.
WEB EXTRA: Man Floats In Salt Pool in EgyptSALTY SWIM: Watch as a man floated in a salt pool at the Siwa Oasis in Egypt recently. The self-described “solo traveler,” who said he does not know how to swim, wrote “what may surprise you is that the water is 95 percent salt so you can instantly float.”
WEB EXTRA: Santas Hit The Slopes At Maine Ski ResortThese Santas hit the slopes at a ski resort in Bethel, ME on Sunday. Hundreds of skiers and snowboarders were decked out in festive red suits for an annual fundraising event.
WEB EXTRA: American Flag At U.S. Capitol At Half-Staff To Honor Former Sen. Bob DoleFlags at the U.S. Capitol are flying at half-staff to honor former Republican Senator Bob Dole. He died Sunday at the age of 98.
WEB EXTRA: Otters Frolic Throughout New Home At Oregon ZooTwo spotted-neck otters were seen frolicking throughout their new home at the Oregon Zoo's African Rainforest habitat recently. Lemmy and Lila arrived at the zoo in November and zookeepers say the otters are full of character.
WEB EXTRA: Human-Like Robot Unveiled In EnglandEngineers in Falmouth, England unveiled a human-like robot recently. Engineered Arts founder Will Jackson says the robot called Ameca was created to interact with people in a lifelike way and to provide a platform for artificial intelligence technology. Watch as Ameca "wakes up."
WEB EXTRA: Ssnta's Flashy RideFirefighters in Shepherdsville, Kentucky unveiled a new sleigh for Santa Claus on Wednesday - a decked-out fire truck. Santa will use the truck to visit neighborhoods in the area.
WEB EXTRA: Close Call For Idaho TrooperAn Idaho State Police trooper and a motorist had to jump out of the way to avoid being hit by a crashing truck in Meridian on Wednesday. Police say it happened while the trooper was helping the motorist with a flat tire. A vehicle began to slow down while passing the scene when another car hit it, causing a chain reaction.
WEB EXTRA: Max Schacter InterviewParkland parent Max Schacter response to threat at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Michigan school shooting.
WEB EXTRA: Boy Saves Choking Classmate With Heimlich ManeuverA sixth grader is being hailed as a hero after his quick-thinking helped save another classmate who was choking.
WEB EXTRA: NYC Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lightingThe iconic Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is ready for the holiday season. The annual tree lighting took place Wednesday night (12/1). Organizers say the 79-foot-tall Norway Spruce hails from Elkton, Maryland, and is covered in 50,000 multi-colored LED lights.
WEB EXTRA: Palm Beach Gardens Police News Conference On Arrest In Teen's MurderPalm Beach Gardens Police News Conference On Arrest In Teen's Murder
WEB EXTRA: Menorah Lighting At The White HouseSecond gentleman Doug Emhoff, the first Jewish spouse of an American president or vice president, helped lead the lighting of the Menorah at the White House on Wednesday (12/1), the fourth night of Hanukkah.
WEB EXTRA: 2021 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree LightingThe U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree is shining bright. The 84-foot white fir named "Sugar Bear" is from the Six Rivers National Forest in California. 5th grader Michael Mavris, an essay winner from California, helped light the tree on Wednesday (12/1).
WEB EXTRA: Japan Coast Guard Rescues Man Stranded On Capsized Boat For 22 HoursThe Japan Coast Guard rescued a man who was stranded on a capsized boat for 22 hours.
WEB EXTRA: Workers Rescued From Partially Collapsed ScaffoldFire rescue personnel worked to rescue workers stranded on a partially-collapsed scaffold in Hallandale Beach.
WEB EXTRA: Surfer Has Close Encounter With Shark In Puerto RicoCheck out how close a shark got to this surfer off Middles Beach in Puerto Rico on Monday, Nov. 29.
WEB EXTRA: Man Builds Scaled-Down Replica Of Taj Mahal For WifeA man in India built a house for his wife to look just like the Taj Mahal. Here's a look.
WEB EXTRA: Close Encounter With SharkCheck out how close a shark got to this surfer off Middles Beach in Puerto Rico on Monday.
WEB EXTRA: Rihanna Named National Hero in BarbadosSinger and businesswoman Rihanna was named a national hero in her home country of Barbados on Tuesday. The recognition came during a ceremony marking the island nation's transition to a republic. The prime minister told Rihanna: "May you continue to shine bright like a diamond ... "
WEB EXTRA: 2021 White House Holiday DecorationsThe White House is officially in the holiday spirit. The first lady unveiled this year's theme and decorations for the Biden family's first holiday season at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
WEB EXTRA: President Biden: Omicron Variant 'As A Cause For Concern, Not A Cause For Panic'President Biden says the newly identified Omicron COVID-19 variant "is a cause for concern, not a cause for panic." Monday (11/29), the president said, "We have more tools today to fight the variant than we've ever had before."
WEB EXTRA: Monkey Festival in ThailandThousands of macaque monkeys feasted on more than 4,000 pounds of fruits and vegetables as part of a Monkey Festival in Lopburi, Thailand on Sunday. The festival is an annual tradition to thank the local monkeys for drawing tourists to the area.