Dr. Luc Hoffmann, a Swiss ornithologist and naturalist with a passion for wetlands who helped create the World Wildlife Fund for Nature and many other conservation groups, has died, wildlife groups said. He was 93.
Neonicotinoid pesticides, already blamed for short-circuiting honeybee brains, also diminish their sperm, possibly contributing to the pollinators' worrying global decline, researchers said Wednesday.
The National Development Fund Management Committee decided to establish an industrial innovation and transition fund with the aim of helping domestic enterprises to conduct innovation and transition programs, National Development Council Deputy Minister Kung Ming-hsin said.
Solar Impulse 2 on Tuesday completed its historic round-the-world journey, becoming the first airplane to circle the globe powered only by the sun to promote renewable energy.
The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago.
A 50-foot (15.24-meter) tall sport rocket built by interns and students takes off from Ft. Carson near Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sunday, July 24. Student interns from the United Launch Alliance (ULA), Ball Aerospace and students from Colorado combined forces in the production. Over an eight-week period, interns from ULA and Ball Aerospace designed, built and tested their rockets with guidance from both companies.
The first solar-powered plane to circle the world took off from Cairo on Sunday for Abu Dhabi, in the final leg of its journey.
Her computer, Karin Strauss says, contains her "digital attic" -- a place where she stores that published math paper she wrote in high school, and computer science schoolwork from college.
There are no borders in the world of Pokemon Go. But two young fans of the hit smartphone game were so preoccupied with catching cartoon monsters that they wandered across the US-Canada border in real life.
Too busy with your real life to play the hit augmented reality game "Pokemon Go"? For a price, some entrepreneurs will play the game for you.