Saturday, November 29, 2014
Politically sidelined since a 2009 U.N. summit almost ended in a bustup, climate change has resurfaced as a priority but faces a brutal test at talks opening in Lima on Monday.
With temperatures rising faster in the Alps than the rest of the world, alpine countries are working together to adapt to climate change and hope to set an example.
A limestone statuette of a shapely woman some 23,000 years old has been discovered in northern France in what archaeologists Thursday described as an “exceptional” find.
Friday, November 28, 2014
The number of accounts on Taiwan's 4G mobile networks stood at 2.1 million as of the end of October, just five months since the mobile broadband standard was launched locally in late May, the National Communications Commission (NCC) said.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
The United Nations on Tuesday adopted a resolution on protecting digital privacy that for the first time urged governments to offer redress to citizens targeted by mass surveillance.
The first 3D printer in space has popped out its first creation.
The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.
Australian scientists Wednesday said they have developed a “breakthrough treatment” to help soldiers severely wounded in battle, with the U.S. to fund further research.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The painted upright piano that adorned Rick's Cafe in the classic movie “Casablanca” fetched US$3.4 million at auction Monday after a frenzied sale in New York.