Thursday, June 18, 2015
Mix upper and lower case letters in your password? Substitute the numeral 1 for the letter l? Throw in an exclamation point and other special characters? Who can remember all that for dozens of websites and services?
Wild bees provide crop pollination services worth more than US$3,250 (2,880 euros) per hectare per year, a study reported Tuesday.
U.S. researchers said Tuesday they have developed a way to harness water evaporation as a cheap and planet-friendly way of powering engines.
Human activity is leading to the rapid draining of about one third of the planet's largest underground water reserves and it is unclear how much fluid remains in them, two new studies have found.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Question: When is a minute not a minute?
Men dressed in lace by Burberry, Christopher Kane's colorful tweeds, and 1980s-style footwear by Jimmy Choo: London's men's fashion week bowed out Monday with plenty of daring designs.
The International Energy Agency on Monday warned temperatures could jump by as much as 4.3 degrees Celsius by the end of the century and urged countries to improve their pledges on reducing emissions.
Three new dog breeds -- an Italian truffle-sniffer, a French sheep herder nurtured back from near-extinction and a small Californian shepherd -- have joined the roster of the main U.S. group registering dog pedigrees.
An unpredictable, yet scorching and dry climate kept large, grass-eating dinosaurs out of the tropics for some 30 million years after they first appeared on Earth, a study out Monday found.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015