Sep 21, 2019 1:30
The research icebreaker "Polarstern" has set off on a year-long research trip to the Arctic to study the effects of climate change.
Sep 21, 2019 1:33
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday approved sending American troops to bolster Saudi Arabia's air and missile defenses after the largest-ever attack on the kingdom's oil facilities, which Washington has squarely blamed on Iran.
Sep 20, 2019 1:34
Moscow court on Friday (September 20) ordered the release of Pavel Ustinov, an actor whose conviction for injuring a police officer at an opposition protest, sparked a public outcry in Russia.
Sep 20, 2019 1:20
Saudi Arabia on Friday took media to inspect oil facilities hit by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran, showing melted pipes and burnt equipment, as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if tensions raised by the strikes boil over into hostilities.
Sep 20, 2019 2:01
Miners in Norway's last fully operational coal mine fear for their survival as the government tries to phase out fossil fuels.
Sep 20, 2019 1:58
Thousands have taken to the streets in cities across the globe to demand that leaders take action -- inspired by student Greta Thunberg.
Sep 19, 2019 4:11
Join three science students as they venture over earth, air and water to investigate a potentially dangerous rise of methane in the atmosphere.
Sep 20, 2019 1:37
Amnesty International accused Hong Kong police on Friday of torture and other abuses in their handling of more than three months of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests. Police said they had shown restraint.
Sep 19, 2019 1:14
Burger King will stop handing out plastic toys in its children's meals and said on Thursday it was launching an amnesty for customers to return any freebies in a bid to tackle the growing problem of plastic waste.
Sep 19, 2019 1:21
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in the UAE from Saudi Arabia on Thursday for talks with Abu Dhabi's crown prince, as tensions grew between America and its Gulf allies and Iran.
Sep 19, 2019 1:09
The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts.
Sep 19, 2019 2:34
Sonja Brain, 84, is bed-bound in hospital - preventing her from proving her right to live in the UK as the country approaches its scheduled EU departure on October 31.