Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Olivia Jordan of Oklahoma was crowned Miss USA on Sunday, wearing a hot pink strapless dress as she deftly fielded the interview portion of the competition by saying the country needed to improve race relations to beat out 50 other contestants.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Residents of Green Island, a small island off Taiwan's eastern coast, reminded tourists Saturday to drive slowly and watch out for land crabs crossing roads as they migrate to the sea to spawn in shallow coastal waters., 1 Comment
There's a near-perfect heart shape on Pluto's rusty red surface. The dwarf planet is dotted with bright points that may be ice caps, and a mysterious dark shape nicknamed "The Whale."
Sunday, July 12, 2015
For now, just call them the Commercial Crew Cadre.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Climate change is shrinking the geographic range of many bumblebee species in North America and Europe, putting them in danger of future extinction, scientists say.
A court settlement has forced New York authorities to allow visits to a long-forbidden island cemetery where nearly a million still-born babies, homeless and impoverished people are interred.
Giant pandas are the new couch potatoes of the animal world, according to a study Thursday that found the bears are just as sluggish as slow-moving sloths.
Archaeologists in in the northwestern state of South Dakota have uncovered corn cobs, corn kernels and sunflower kernels that are more than 1,000 years old.
IBM says it has achieved a breakthrough in making computer chips even smaller, creating a test version of the world's first semiconductor that shrinks down the circuitry by overcoming "one of the grand challenges" of the tech industry.