Listen · 4:34 Toggle more options Download In a high school theater in Arcadia, Calif., Amber Zhang and the rest of the teenage cast of a production of Molière's comedic play The Miser gather in a tight
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Increasing crop yields could help meet the rising global demand for more food while sparing land to protect biodiversity, a study has suggested. The expansion of agriculture is deemed to be one of the
“A forgotten crisis”: Mass starvation in Yemen as U.S.-backed Saudi war & blockade push millions to brink of famine
A Yemeni girl cries at a school sheltering people displaced by Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen's Saada province, in the capital Sanaa on August 27, 2015 (Reuters) 14 million Yemenis — over half the population
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Credit: Shutterstock Traditionally the slowest month when it comes to tech news, December saw a flurry of activity as a number of startups managed to get funding rounds over the line before the festivities
According to the OECD, child poverty is measured as the proportion of children living in households with an equivalised disposable income of less than half of the median income of the total population.
South Carolina,Flooding,Environment,Natural disasters and extreme weather,US news,World news,Hurricanes,US weather Governor Nikki Haley calls on people to stay inside their homes • Eight weather-related
China’s Three Gorges Dam is one of the most ambitious engineering projects ever undertaken. BBC Future investigates the troubled history of China and its mighty rivers. If anyone doubts that the Three
Red weather warnings issued for several regions, with roads and rail links closed as high winds and heavy rainfall trigger landslides, flooding and traffic chaos Thousands of homes across northern England
When it's finished, it will be Africa's largest hydroelectric power plant and will help solve a national energy crisis in Ethiopia. But other countries in the region are concerned about the project. And
The threat posed by the development of rice and palm oil plantations to mangroves in South-East Asia has been underestimated, a study has suggested. Rice and oil plantations accounted for 38% of mangrove
Five people dead in India, and three in Bangladesh, plus at least 100 injured, after strong quake on India-Myanmar border before dawn on Monday A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit India’s remote northeast before
The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said a reassessment of the status of the polar bear in its famous Red List of threatened species confirmed the giant mammal's status as "vulnerable".