Sunday, November 16, 2014
Lost for half a century, historic photographs of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara taken by an AFP photographer shortly after his execution have come to light in a small Spanish town.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Taiwanese inventor Teng Hung-chi, who has been dubbed "Taiwan's Thomas Edison," was honored in Osijek, Croatia Sunday (Taipei time) as the world's most outstanding inventor.
Taiwan has won the second-largest haul of medals in the INOVA invention show being held in Croatia, behind only the host country, the World Invention Intellectual Property Associations (WIIPA) announced Sunday.
Saturday, November 8, 2014
DNA recovered from the fossilized leg bone of a man who lived 36,000 years ago suggests early Europeans survived the Ice Age, researchers said Thursday.
Monday, November 3, 2014
At the foot of Persepolis, busloads of foreign tourists gaze in awe at the ancient mud-brick ceremonial capital that Iran hopes will be part of a rebirth of its tourism industry.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
A mysterious Chinese tycoon who plans to dig a US$40 billion canal linking the Caribbean and the Pacific is spreading his reach into space with ambitions for a network of satellites, reports said Monday.
Bioactive ingredients found in cocoa sharply reversed age-related memory decline in a group of volunteers, scientists reported on Sunday.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Every year in spring, Australians are seen wearing bicycle helmets with spikes on top or caps that have images of eyes on their back. The colorful head gear is not a fashion statement.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
In the middle of a sprawling palm grove in Morocco's remote eastern desert, inhabitants of an oasis town watch over a rare and vanishing treasure.