Replacing animal fat in the human diet with vegetable oil seems not to lower heart disease risk, and might even boost it, according to a study published Wednesday that challenges a cornerstone of dietary advice.
Why did humans become monogamous, apparently rejecting the promiscuity that is natural to most animals?
From April 14 to 16, the Spring session of the Taipei IN Style (TIS, 台北魅力展) unfolds at Warehouses Three to Five at Songshan Creative and Cultural Park (松山文創園區), featuring many fashion shows, seminars and encounters with up-and-coming designers from Taiwan and beyond.
To astronomers' relief, NASA's planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft has won another reprieve.
The robots are coming -- to help run your life or sell you stuff -- at an online texting service near you.
The world's count of wild tigers roaming forests from Russia to Vietnam has gone up for the first time in more than a century, with 3,890 counted by conservation groups and national governments in the latest global census, wildlife conservation groups said Monday.
Police say a goat apparently needed a caffeine fix when it wandered into a Starbucks in the U.S. state of California.
A Utah family's dog is recovering after surviving a 90-meter fall.
The men rescued in this tale of three castaways were not named Tom Hanks, or Gilligan, or Robinson Crusoe. Though they might as well have been.
Under the blazing sun in Haiti, Malinka Dorleus trudges up a hill with a 20-liter bucket of water on her head -- a trip she makes up to four times a day.