Pres. Obama Gives 360° VR Yosemite Tour For Park Service's 100th BirthdayIn a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality - in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park.
German Tourists Missing On Trip To Yosemite Found Alive After CrashThe Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday said three German tourists visiting Yosemite who had gone missing have been found alive, but two were airlifted after a serious accident.
National Park Service Deploying 'CSI' Tactics To Track Killer BearsIn what amounts to an innocence project for bears, National Park Service rangers are turning to modern forensic technology, including DNA evidence, to make sure they don't kill the wrong bear in human attacks.
President And First Family Visit Yosemite, Celebrate National Parks' CentennialIn Yosemite, where the president was spending the weekend with his wife and daughters, he said climate change is the biggest threat to U.S. national parks.
Yosemite Tests Parking Reservation System To Address CongestionA pilot parking reservation system for Yosemite Valley is being tested for two upcoming weekends. Reservations are now being accepted for a small fee.
Obamas To Vacation In Yosemite, Carlsbad CavernsPresident Barack Obama is taking the first family on a mini-vacation to Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico and Yosemite National Park in California during Father's Day weekend.
Yosemite Nat'l Park Getting $15M Makeover Thanks To Visitors$15 million from the Yosemite Conversancy is being spent rebuilding hiking trails, and protecting a number of rare animals.
Study: Hot Weather Triggers Yosemite RockslidesThere may finally be an answer to why there are dangerous rockslides in Yosemite National Park during the hottest days of the year.
Park Service Escalates Battle To Preserve Names Of Historic Yosemite SitesThe National Park Service has opened up a new front in the fight over the names of historic hotels and other beloved landmarks at Yosemite National Park.
‘Yosemite National Park’ Souvenirs Pulled Amid Naming DisputeT-shirts and other souvenirs that read “Yosemite National Park” are being pulled from the park’s gift shops amid an ongoing trademark battle.
California Lawmakers Propose Ban On Trademarking State ParksCalifornia lawmakers want to protect state parks from trademark claims like the one that will result in renamed landmarks in Yosemite National Park.
Photographers Swarm Yosemite For Spectacular 'Firefall' PhenomenonAn annual pilgrimage by amateur and professional photographers to Yosemite National Park to capture a unique solar lighting effect has been revived with the recent wet weather.