Monday, July 27, 2015
A hidden tunnel complex that formed the UK's first line of defense in World War II opened to the public this week after six decades buried as a forgotten time capsule.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Senior diplomats charged with condensing an unwieldy draft for a global climate rescue pact, due to be inked in December, handed in their much-anticipated homework on Friday.
A robot's hitchhiking journey across the U.S. is off to a slow start. The robot named hitchBOT caught its first ride in Marblehead, Massachusetts, last week, bound for San Francisco, but it still hasn't left the state.
NASA's discovery of Earth-like exoplanet Kepler-452b, nicknamed "Earth 2.0," has social media buzzing about the chances of finding a faraway world, possibly with, alien life or key resources such as water.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Denied entry to watch his favorite soccer team, Osama Gamal glumly settled on a sidewalk outside and followed the match live on his phone as policemen guarded the near-empty stadium.
Scientists said Wednesday they had created a rice variety with starchier grains that emits less methane, a step towards the twin goals of feeding more people and curbing global warming.
Omkarnath spends his days searching New Delhi for drugs. A call to the phone number printed boldly on his saffron-colored tunic reveals his alternate identity: "Hello, I am Medicine Baba."
Dolphins are struggling to reproduce because of industrial chemical pollution in European waters that can linger in the animals' bodies for a lifetime, a study out Wednesday said.
It took an American in southwest France to revive an ancient blue dye that once brought riches to the region and was so prized it was lauded in Chaucer's poetry and used for uniforms in Napoleon's army.
Friday, July 24, 2015
Rising sea levels from climate change are a threat to sea turtle populations as eggs laid on beaches become submerged in saltwater, Australian scientists said Thursday.