Tuesday, September 1, 2015
The Titanic's last lunch menu -- saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called "Money Boat" before the ocean liner went down -- is going to auction, where it's estimated it will bring US$50,000 to US$70,000.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
It's the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com.
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Teenagers who identify as "goths," a subculture known for its members' black clothes and makeup, have a three times higher risk of depression than non-goth peers, researchers said Friday.
Thrust into the spotlight during his short life, Knut the polar bear's celebrity has outlived his dramatic drowning in 2011 -- as has the medical mystery surrounding his demise.
From round disks to oval clusters; many galaxies in the Universe have undergone a dramatic transformation over the past eight billion years or so, researchers reported on Thursday.
By thinking small, a group of South African scientists may have pioneered solar technology that has stumped Internet giant Google.
Friday, August 28, 2015
In half a century of space travel more than 500 people have glimpsed the Earth from the unique vantage point of the cosmos, yet no black African has been among them.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Archaeologists in Greece have discovered the ruins of an ancient palace with important archaic inscriptions dating back to the Mycenaean Age, the culture ministry said Tuesday.
Egypt's antiquities minister said Tuesday that the long-planned Grand Egyptian Museum will have an independent, international directorship in an effort to overcome bureaucracy.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
To mark the 125th year since Dwight D. Eisenhower's birth, a multi-million dollar fundraising campaign has begun to do a better job of telling the story of the 34th U.S. president.