Monday, August 11, 2014
Round, bell-like bodies drifting and dancing through the water — a most relaxing sight that also carries an air of mystery. Jellyfish are aquarium idols that attract many people as soothing, umbrella-shaped creatures.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
He may be more than a century old but Hafeezullah still goes to work every day.
Manjula Stokes has twice sworn off television, once throwing a set off her deck in a fit over an ex-husband's sports obsession. Now she's a devotee of programs like “Downton Abbey,” “Mad Men,” “Survivor” and “Masters of Sex.”
Toilets, bedpans and other must-haves for nature's calls from around the world are on display at a museum in Prague that claims to be the largest of its kind.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
For years, librarians at a small central Illinois library gossiped that a tattered book lying on one of its shelves justifying racism may have been in the hands of none other than Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
New York City's streets are Trina Merry's studio, and the naked body is her canvas.
Move over Beverly Hills: image-conscious Brazil has overtaken the United States as the world's capital of cosmetic surgery.
Monday, August 4, 2014
Around 300 activists led a colorful parade through Hanoi on Sunday in the nation's largest ever gay pride event, as communist Vietnam shows signs of increasing tolerance of sexual difference.