Coral reefs in waters around southern Taiwan's Kenting area have been hit by the worst bleaching in 17 years, as sea temperatures continue to exceed 30 degrees Celsius, the Kenting National Park Headquarters said Thursday.
Norway is considering moving a mountain -- or at least its peak -- to neighboring Finland.
Despite a flurry of frustration on social media, the record-breaking video game that has become a global phenomenon has yet to make its way to Taiwan, and the reason may just be one guy and his patent lawsuit.
A northern Indian state will soon begin a multimillion-U.S.-dollar search in the Himalayas for a mythical plant believed to hold life-saving properties, a local minister said Thursday.
A woman using the toilets at a local cemetery in Australia had the fright of her life after finding a large fur seal napping in the cubicle.
Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. He never tires of playing with toy garbage trucks and loves to watch the real ones drive past his house.
Daniel Higgins is one cop who knows a thing or two about sting operations.
A lucky Australian man has won his own remote Pacific island resort in a raffle, after shelling out just US$49 for the winning ticket to claim the paradise property.
The interior of a restaurant that for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday.
Dr. Luc Hoffmann, a Swiss ornithologist and naturalist with a passion for wetlands who helped create the World Wildlife Fund for Nature and many other conservation groups, has died, wildlife groups said. He was 93.