China’s startling attempt to assert control over vast waters has alarmed nearby countries and escalated tensions with the US. Howard W French reports from Hainan, the island at the heart of Xi Jinping’s
The closer New Horizons gets to Pluto, the more puzzling the dwarf planet becomes. The latest image released by NASA highlights four mysterious dark spots lined up along Pluto's equator. Each of the spots
I would consider myself a fairly quick learner in the sense that in my brief 24 years here on this planet called earth, I have "mastered" a variety of skills and crafts. I attribute much of this to the
Some scientists claim that new discoveries have proved free will is an illusion. Nonsense, says Julian Baggini Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the
For American Airlines, it is not, in fact, hip to be square. The world's largest carrier is hoping to capture a younger demographic with new "indie" themed playlists for its boarding and exit soundtracks.