Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The wild Chinese sturgeon is at risk of extinction, state media reported, after none of the rare fish were detected reproducing naturally in the polluted and crowded Yangtze river last year.
Environmentalists criticized a new Australian government plan released Monday to protect the Great Barrier Reef in the face of U.N. concerns, saying it will not do enough to halt the marine park's decline.
Scientists said Sunday they had invented a device that uses a magnet to extract bacteria, fungi and toxins from blood, potentially throwing a lifeline to patients with sepsis and other infections.
Monday, September 15, 2014
With her blotted red lipstick, perky coiffed curls and fitted 1940s skirt suit, Constanze Pelzer looks like she's stepped off a World War II film set.
Vincent van Gogh's “Sunflowers” are losing their yellow cheer and the unsettling apricot horizon in Edvard Munch's “The Scream” is turning a dull ivory.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Nations will square off in Slovenia next week over the fate of hundreds of whales in the crosshairs of Japanese and Greenland hunters accused of sidestepping a commercial killing ban.
Taiwan and France will work together to develop the Internet of Things (IoT) in a bid to explore business opportunities in growing applications within the potentially massive industry, a ranking Taiwanese economics official said Friday., 1 Comment
Modern dancers, writhing half-naked in front of giant weather-themed video installations. Miley Cyrus, not twerking, but working — in a new gig making jewelry with children's beads.
SpaceX's next unmanned cargo trip to restock supplies at the International Space Station is scheduled for Sept. 20, the U.S. space agency said Friday.
London Fashion Week opened on Friday with a new push for online sales, as designers seek to turn the democratization of the catwalk through live streaming and Twitter into cold, hard cash.