Sunday, September 14, 2014
London Fashion Week opened on Friday with a new push for online sales, as designers seek to turn the democratization of the catwalk through live streaming and Twitter into cold, hard cash.
Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum on Friday unveiled the “Blue Moon Diamond,” a 12-carat gem described as one of the rarest stones in the world.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Dubbed the “water monster” by the Aztecs, the axolotl salamander is battling extinction in the remnants of Mexico City's ancient lake, alarming scientists hoping mankind learns from its ability to regenerate organs.
Picture the fearsome movie creatures of “Jurassic Park” crossed with the shark from “Jaws.” Then super-size to the biggest predator ever to roam Earth. Now add a crocodile snout as big as a person and feet like a duck's.
Two big explosions on the surface of the sun will cause a moderate to strong geomagnetic storm on Earth in the coming days, possibly disrupting radio and satellite communications, scientists said Thursday.
The Pantanal, the world's largest tropical wetlands, stretches across western Brazil and into Bolivia and Paraguay and is a fragile ecological paradise in need of careful management.
U.S. Space agency NASA's US$2.5 billion Curiosity rover has reached the base of the Martian mountain it aims to explore and should start drilling rocks there soon, U.S. space agency scientists said Thursday.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Bungie studio's new science fiction action video game “Destiny” landed in the record books on Wednesday, boasting the biggest ever launch of a new franchise.
San Francisco-based Coinbase is taking its Bitcoin wallet to Europe with an aim of enticing more people there to use the digital currency.