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TIME Picks the Top 100 Photos of 2015

In this unranked gallery, TIME presents the top 100 photos of the yearA protester wears grass around his face to obscure<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Goran …

Mission culminates in images of former ninth planet that show mountain ranges of ice and suggest surface has recently been ‘paved over’ by geological activity<p>For 85 years, it was little more than a featureless grey blob on classroom maps of the solar system. On Wednesday night, Pluto was revealed …

Solar System

Boy Leaves Hospital With New Hands

The first child to ever get a double hand transplant went home from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Wednesday, his hands still bandaged but working well enough to let him play with action figures.<p>Zion Harvey, 8, lost his arms and legs to a life-threatening infection when he was just 2. He …

Medicine

Nations Unite in Global Agreement on Climate Change

Accord for the first time binds rich and poor governments into reducing greenhouse-gas emissions<p>PARIS—More than 190 nations have agreed on a plan to limit climate change, ending a decadeslong search for an accord requiring the world’s economies to regulate the emission of gases that scientists say …

Climate

What the Modern Presence of Water on Mars Means

Mars may be the solar system’s most tragic planet. It once had a dense atmosphere; it once fairly sloshed with water; just one of its oceans may have …

U.S. Women Win World Cup Final 5-2, After Spectacular Start

The U.S. team won the Women's World Cup soccer final 5-2 in a game that brought U.S. fans to their feet, reduced polished sportswriters to all-caps expressions of awe and rewrote FIFA records — and that was just in the first half.<p>The game began in spectacular fashion: In the first five minutes, …

U.S., Cuba re-establish diplomatic relations, reopen embassies

<b>Havana, Cuba (CNN) —</b> One bitter holdover of the Cold War slipped into the history books at 12:01 a.m. Monday, when the United States and Cuba re-established diplomatic relations. For the first time since severing ties in 1961, they reopened embassies in each other's capitals.<p>Cuban Foreign Minister …

Supreme Court Orders States to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

The Supreme Court declared by a margin of 5 to 4 Friday that states must license same-sex marriages and recognize similar unions from other states, …

VW emissions scandal: what's it all about?

Everything you need to know about Volkwagen's emissions cheating scandal, which affects VW, Audi, SEAT and Skoda cars around the world<p>Volkswagen is embroiled in one of the biggest corporate scandals of recent years.<p>Here's our complete guide to what's happened, and what it all means.<p>What did …

Everything Apple Announced at WWDC 2015 in One Handy List

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) was everything rumored, teased and then some. If you didn’t sit through the keynote for the past few hours, here’s a rundown of the highlights you shouldn’t miss. For more info, click the links below each story for full details.<p>OS X 10.11: El …

Angela Merkel is about to become a lot less popular in Germany

The near-bankruptcy of Greece…<p>The massive influx of refugees from Syria…<p>And the terror attack on the "City of Light"…<p>That's how a video begins on <i>Time Magazine's</i> website celebrating Angela Merkel, the chancellor of Germany, the de facto leader of Europe, and their "Person of the Year."<p>As they put …

German foreign minister calls for better control of EU borders | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Europe needs to regain control of its borders, Germany’s foreign minister was quoted on Saturday as saying, after reports that forged Syrian passports are in the hands of Islamic State militants.<p>German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier speaks to reporters following a …

Hundreds of migrants try to storm Eurotunnel on Christmas Day

Hundreds of migrants stationed in Calais, France, have attempted to break into the Eurotunnel on Christmas day prompting local authorities to briefly …

Amnesty International calls the killings ‘a disturbing and bloody escalation’ and a local defence group says its fighters have given up trying to count the bodies<p>Boko Haram escapee: ‘I kept stepping on dead bodies’<br>• Latest: Two suspected child suicide bombers attack Nigerian market<p>Hundreds of bodies …

Africa

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TIME Magazine Charleston Shooting Cover Story

On the night of June 17, a gunman opened fire in a church basement in Charleston. Nine people died. Five survived. Survivors and families tell their …

San Bernardino and the Mechanics of a Double Life

For all that investigators have learned about the San Bernardino terrorist attack, a mystery persists: How did Syed Rizwan Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik—a couple with an infant, an American family, and, in the father’s case, a reputation as an easygoing colleague—maintain a hidden life as …

Le paracétamol, anti-douleur… et anti-émotions ?

<b>Sous ses différentes</b> marques et formulations (Doliprane, Efferalgan, Dafalgan, sans oublier l’Actifed, le Dolirhume, etc.), le paracétamol est le …

Photographer of Missing Nigerian Girls’ Belongings: Our Attention Was Not Enough

Photos of kidnapped Chibok girls, provided by their families. Top row left, to right: Yana Pogu, Rhoda Peters, Saratu Ay<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Glenna Gordon<p>1 …

Entrepreneur : découvrez les métiers des années 2030 (infographie)

<b>Les nouvelles technologies vont obliger les entreprises à remettre en question leur activité. Dans cette infographie, les entrepreneurs vont</b> …

Google veut lutter contre les spoilers sur les réseaux sociaux

<b>Google a déposé un brevet sur un système destiné à filtrer les spoilers sur les réseaux sociaux, pour éviter de se faire gâcher la surprise à la</b> …

Taxis parisiens contre VTC : comment les cochers ont loupé le coche

Tétanisés par la concurrence des VTC, les taxis parisiens rallument les compteurs. C'est probablement trop tard.<p>Les Parigots l'ont sans doute …

New York

"Game of thrones" : "Khaleesi, cette princesse blonde à l'expansionnisme salvateur"

<b>Mathieu Potte-Bonneville.</b> Celle de son ambiguïté fondamentale. A la fois superproduction et récit atypique, la série fait le grand écart entre une …

Raciste, qui es-tu ?

Gouverné par la gauche, peu éduqué, pas toujours vieux… Le raciste français n'est pas forcément celui qu'on croit.<p>Il y a un truc sympa avec les …

TV5 Monde victime d’une "attaque extrêmement puissante" de l'État islamique

Mercredi 8 avril, la chaîne TV5 Monde a été piratée, ainsi que son site internet et ses comptes sur les réseaux sociaux. Ils affichaient des messages …

Pourquoi Google devrait racheter Twitter

La puissance publicitaire de Google mélangée au positionnement de Twitter pourrait faire de cette opération un mariage de rêve.<p>Les rumeurs le …

Jennifer Lopez est responsable de la création de Google Image

En plus d’être actrice et chanteuse, Jennifer Lopez aurait aussi été une muse pour Google.<p><i>By Danilo Borges/Portal da Copa [CC BY-SA 3.0], via</i> …

People

Myriam Tangi, la femme au coeur des paradoxes religieux

Paris, 2008 © Myriam Tangi<p>Chroniques du 8/4/2015 au 26/7/2015 Terminé<p>Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme 71, rue du Temple 75003 Paris France<p><b>Depuis</b> …