Thursday, March 6, 2014
Out at sea, gentle waves provide power for thousands of homes. In cities, dancefloor moves generate electricity for nightclubs. In the countryside, hikers use leg power to recharge their phones.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
French scientists said Monday they had revived a giant but harmless virus that had been locked in the Siberian permafrost for more than 30,000 years.
An amateur treasure hunter with a hand-held metal detector has turned Canadian history on its head after finding a 16th century shilling buried in clay on the shores of Vancouver Island.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A huge snake has won a life and death battle against a crocodile in Australia, swallowing the animal whole after a lengthy struggle before amazed onlookers.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Under a searing midday sun, a herd of cattle circles atop a pile of golden teff, thrashing the wheat-like grain, a method that has been practiced by Ethiopian farmers for centuries.
Designers Viktor&Rolf took inspiration from the humble v-neck at Paris fashion on Saturday as Vivienne Westwood mixed Peruvian indigenous people with a homage to the father of haute couture.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
The maker of MiG fighter jets says that its chief designer Rostislav Belyakov has died. He was 94.
A tiny personal computer that is worn on the ear and can be controlled with the blink of an eye or the click of a tongue is being tested in Japan.
Listen up loners: A new study says having friends can make you smarter, at least if you're a baby cow.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Publisher of science journals Springer said Thursday it would scrap 16 papers from its archives after they were revealed to be computer-generated gibberish.