The oil industry triggered a series of small earthquakes in Texas by injecting carbon dioxide underground to boost well production, a new study says. 3 Minute Read A cluster of 18 small earthquakes in
How engineers made a train tunnel that connects two continents 4 Minute Read Istanbul has tunnel vision. A new undersea tunnel now connects the city's Asian and European sides and faced a major engineering
The dozens of islands scattered across the Caribbean are a remarkably diverse lot. Pulsing Jamaica has little in common with group-filled Aruba, and even islands in plain sight of each other like St Kitts
Edelweiss Ski Chalet, Zell am See, Austria In August, Ingrid and Anthony Beardmore, and their two children, packed up their belongings in Derbyshire and moved to the Austrian Alps. They bought a large
For the first time in history, the Olympic torch has been taken into open space as part of the torch relay for the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. A pair of Russian cosmonauts took turns to wave the unlit torch
One person has died as a result of a explosion on Friday night at a Paris theatre preparing to stage a musical about the French Revolution. 14 others, cast members or stage hands, were hurt in the accident
In Croatia, thousands of plane spotters have turned out at Zagreb airport to see the Antonov AN-225, the world’s biggest ever produced airplane. The giant Ukrainian built aircraft is now heading for Asia.
Mixed student housing in Turkey could be a thing of the past if Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan gets his way. He has said he wants to ban male and female students from living together both on and and
At least 10,000 people are thought to have died in the central Philippine province of Leyte after Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall, lashed the area, swallowing coastal
Many wonder whether Google Glass has legs as a technology. Will we still be using it (and talking about it) years from now? If you ask Google's Senior Developer Advocate Timothy Jordan, absolutely. Speaking
Manchester United winger Ashley Young should take a leaf out of the honest book of jockey Tony McCoy
The diving antics of the Manchester United winger must be dealt with now, if only to highlight to youngsters how wrong it is. When Tony McCoy goes to work, he is followed by an ambulance and adulation.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 23rd Real Madrid hat-trick as they swept aside Real Sociedad to move within three points of La Liga leaders Barcelona. Ronaldo opened the scoring early with an angled finish
Ashes 2013-14: Injuries to Matt Prior and Kevin Pietersen injuries give England unwanted concern in countdown
There was little left in this match for England except to give practice to the cricket starved and avoid injury to the established. Unfortunately, on a cold, blustery final day, they failed to achieve