Specialist firefighters in Australia have saved the world’s last remaining wild stand of a prehistoric trees from wildfires that razed forests west of Sydney.
The decade that just ended was by far the hottest ever measured on Earth, capped off by the second-warmest year on record, two U.S. agencies reported Wednesday.
Iran on Saturday acknowledged that its armed forces “unintentionally” shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week after the government had repeatedly denied Western accusations that it was responsible.
After a big year for its plant-based burger, Impossible Foods has something new on its plate.
The French general overseeing the reconstruction of fire-devastated Notre Dame Cathedral says the Paris landmark is not saved yet because there’s still a risk its vaulted ceilings might collapse.
Thousands of koalas are feared to have died in a wildfire-ravaged area north of Sydney, further diminishing Australia’s iconic marsupial.
For the 64th time, a wildly popular program run by the U.S. and Canadian militaries is providing real-time updates on Santa’s progress to millions around the globe.
Students in the Earth Science II class have been studying water quality in the U.S. and the world and researching alternative energy resources for areas of drought and starvation. Their instructor, Dawn Williams, recently invited Roger and Earline Lane to share their experiences with the class from their mission trips to Malawi.
Russia was slapped Monday with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo Olympics, over a longstanding doping scandal, although its athletes will still be able to compete if they can show they are clean competitors.
Speaking before the start Monday of a two-week international climate conference in Madrid, the U.N. chief said the impact of rising temperatures — including more extreme weather — is already being felt around the world, with dramatic consequences for humans and other species.
Cheerful crowds greeted the ornately encased relic with much fanfare before it entered the Franciscan Church of St. Catherine next to the Church of the Nativity, the West Bank holy site where tradition says Jesus was born.
Genre-mashing, bold and chart-topping new artists have caught the attention of the Recording Academy.
Communities north and south of the Bering Strait rely on near-shore ice for a natural sea wall, plus sea ice acts a platform from which to catch crab or cod, a transportation corridor between villages and a work station on which to butcher walrus.
More than 100,000 people took part in an open-air party celebrating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Saturday, officials said. Despite the cold and damp, crowds flocked to Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate for music and fireworks. The
The operation's end products, CEO Mark Costa said, will go into markets Eastman already participates in, including textiles, cosmetics and personal care.