Wednesday, April 29, 2015
The use of air conditioning may rise dramatically by the end of the century, requiring far more electricity and sending pollutants into the atmosphere at unprecedented rates, researchers warned Monday.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Ukrainians on Sunday marked 29 years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, placing wreaths and candles near the plant where work to lay a new seal over the reactor site has been delayed.
Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov accepted a new honorific title, the "People's Horse Breeder," on Sunday at celebrations for the Day of the Horse in the isolated Central Asian country.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Jonathon Keats figures a picture can also span a thousand years.
Monday, April 27, 2015
There's something about a British general election that brings out oddballs, loons and eccentric buffoons who dream of making it to parliament.
As spring begins to make itself known, residents may start to see more cats emerge in a yearly event coinciding with the changing of the seasons. Many will be homeless or feral, left to fend for themselves.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
The socio-economic challenges faced by Taiwanese youth require drastic adjustment to the nation's wage structure to counter exploitive policies that expand the problem, a panel of scholars concluded yesterday in Taipei.
Arctic nations warned Friday of the dangers facing the environment and the peoples of the remote region, as it now also becomes a new flashpoint in global tensions with Russia.
Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman."
Saturday, April 25, 2015