Environmental activists succeed in closing a silver mine despite no violations. The July 2017 idling of the Escobal silver mine in southeastern Guatemala displaced more than 850 workers and endangered
London (CNN) — Scientists believe they may have found an unlikely ally in the fight against plastic pollution -- fungi. A report published by London's Kew Gardens claims to have found a fungus that can
Hundreds of ancient gold coins were found last week in the basement of a former theater in northern Italy. Archaeologists uncovered the jackpot in Como, on the border with Switzerland. The coins date to
Go beyond your typical scramble with these high-protein foods. The incredible edible egg is an extremely popular protein that goes well with virtually any dish—stir fry, salad, casseroles, and toast (of
A team of scientists and engineers will on Saturday begin an ambitious cleanup of plastics in the Pacific Ocean targeting a stretch of water three times the size of France known as the Great Pacific Garbage
Power. Innovation. Identity. Madonna has blended all of these and much more into a singular career in music, fashion, movies and beyond. For her 60th birthday, we assessed her broad and deep influence.
Sir Patrick Stewart's politics: From a pre-MeToo women rights advocate to a post-Labour Brexit fighter
Sir Patrick Stewart humbly says he would never compare his activism to the work carried out by his good friend Sir Ian McKellen. But the 78-year-old's decision to quit the Labour Party is just the latest
Not only did all roads lead to Rome in the ancient world, they also led to modern-day prosperity. A new study has shown a remarkable correlation between the network of stone roads built by the Romans years
Star Trek fans rejoiced on Saturday when CBS announced that a new show would explore the next chapter of Captain Jean-Luc Picard's life, with Patrick Stewart returning to play the iconic captain. (Disclosure:
We cast a light on the shades you need for summer Die Another Day (otherwise known as 'James Bond On Ice') was Pierce Brosnan's last film as 007. And, despite a villain made of diamonds and a frankly ending
A pretty useful trick. Researchers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new kind of solar cell that can convert sunlight into electricity, but instead of using electronics like most cells,
Science News CAIRO — A previously unknown pharaoh and his burial place have been unearthed amid the tombs of other Egyptian kings, and archaeologists say the find could lead to still more royal discoveries.
It’s one of the most beautiful towns in an Italian region with a roster of villages and hamlets known for their wow factor. Which may be why Camogli on the Italian Riviera has never really stepped out
Border Crisis A photo of a crying Honduran girl used as a symbol of the Trump administration's policy of separating undocumented migrant children from their parents turns out to not be as representative