Sunday, June 8, 2014
The first video of life on Arctic sea ice from a polar bear point of view has been released by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
For the Calder family, the “Frozen” frenzy began when the Disney movie came out in late 2013 and they took their 7-year-old daughter Caroline to see it in the theater.
A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says robots should be tender and make people smile.
Friday, June 6, 2014
Business is booming for one meat-pie vendor in central China, but it is the trader's uncanny likeness to President Xi Jinping that sets him apart from the competition.
Singapore on Thursday urged its globetrotting citizens to avoid misusing consular services abroad, revealing “odd requests” including one man who demanded help to get a refund for bad sex.
Australians lose more than US$100 million worth of coins down the back of sofas and car seats each year, the Royal Australian Mint said.
Like millions of gym goers, U.S. President Barack Obama grimaces while lifting weights. Like millions, he does lunges and step ups and tests his cardio on an elliptical machine. Unlike millions, he is surreptitiously captured on a video that goes viral on the Internet.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Despite a promise from the U.S. ambassador to London to look into creating nap rooms in the U.S. Embassy, stuffy State Department officials Tuesday nixed the idea.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Maya Angelou walked into a meeting of civil rights leaders discussing affirmative action back in the 1990s, looked around, and put them all in their place with a single, astute observation.
Two spellers were declared co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee — the first time in 52 years.