Last year, the Earth sweltered under the hottest temperatures in modern times for the third year in a row, U.S. scientists said Wednesday, raising new concerns about the quickening pace of climate change.
Like most pop groups, the newly debuted K-pop group UNIVERSE has the glamorous packaging of stardom. With their rainbow range of hair colors and their stylishly over-sized sweaters, the boy band proved during a pre-interview photo shoot that they could pull off the cool and cute looks so popular with fans. However
Sometimes it's hard to choose. In a sea of some of Taiwan's best artistic talent, it can be extremely difficult to select only one to present to the public. That's why every year, the Taipei Arts Awards (臺北美術獎) provides a platform for many artists to display their finest pieces.
In control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government's most powerful conservation tools, after decades of complaints that it hinders drilling, logging and other activities.
That smoked salmon you bought for the New Year's festivities has a story to tell.
The waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances has reached severe levels in East Asia, posing a growing threat to health and the environment unless safe disposal becomes the norm.
Vast icy rock peaks tower above Argentina's Carlini research base in Antarctica. But scientists who have worked here for decades say the glaciers are less icy than they once were.
The city authorities has vowed to take tougher measures, including launching environmental police force to address the painstaking smog problem this year.
SeaWorld San Diego is ending its long-running killer whale show after years of outcry and falling attendance prompted it to renounce theatrical orca displays.
Scientists are watching, but not alarmed by, a growing crack at the edge of a key floating ice shelf in Antarctica.