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Most important number you've never heard of

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
tl;dr version: You can vote on the first story I'll report as part of this new series on 2 degrees Celsius -- which is the agreed-upon threshold for dangerous climate change. Go here if you don't see the poll. Thanks!
Categories: International News

How one woman lives a 'zero waste' life

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
"Do you use toilet paper?"
Categories: International News

11 wildlife experiences that could vanish in your lifetime

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
Earth is in the grip of the "sixth great extinction crisis," say some scientists, with up to 2,000 species dying out each year.
Categories: International News

Dozens of dinosaur eggs discovered

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:38am
The Chinese city that boasts the largest number of dinosaur eggs in the world has added a new batch to its impressive collection.
Categories: International News

Last chance for endangered rhino

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:31am
Sudan is the last known male northern white rhino in the world and he is the last hope for keeping his species alive. CNN's Kellie Morgan reports.
Categories: International News

Philippines, U.S. insist drills not directed at China

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:29am
Tensions are rising around the South China Sea as the Philippines and its American allies carry out war drills. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports.
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia resumes airstrikes in Yemen

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:45am
Saudi Arabia resumed airstrikes in Yemen on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after announcing the end of its "Operation Decisive Storm," a nearly month-long campaign against Houthi positions.
Categories: International News

South African troops to help police stem immigrant attacks

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:14pm
South Africa will deploy an undisclosed number of troops to areas where police are spread too thin trying to curb deadly attacks against immigrants, the country's defense minister said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Japan's maglev train sets world record

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 4:23pm
It's a bird -- It's a plane -- It's an insanely fast Japanese bullet train.
Categories: International News

Lyrid meteor shower crosses night sky

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:45pm
Look for spectacular shooting stars this week as the annual Lyrid meteor shower light up the nighttime sky.
Categories: International News

No charges for Argentina's President

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:12pm
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia to stop bombing Yemen

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 2:36pm
A Saudi-led coalition will end "Operation Decisive Storm" -- its nearly monthlong bombing campaign in Yemen-- by the end of Tuesday, and a new undertaking called "Operation Restoring Hope" will begin, Saudi state-run TV reported without immediately elaborating.
Categories: International News

Van Gogh's left ear, cloned for science and art

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 1:12pm
Discover 13 science-loving sculptures inspired by algorithms, anatomy, big data, video games, and 3D printing technology.
Categories: International News

Everest climbers keep wary eye on deadly icefall

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 1:12pm
Mountaineers have returned to Mount Everest for this year's climbing season, resuming the quest to summit the world's highest peak after a deadly season last year.
Categories: International News

Why migrants head to Mediterranean

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 12:17pm
They come from more than 20 countries, drawn to Libya as the funnel to Europe.
Categories: International News

Scientists confirm existence of supervoid

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:54am
Scientists have confirmed the existence of what one said might be "the largest individual structure ever found by humanity" -- a supervoid in space with far fewer galaxies than is usual.
Categories: International News

Real-life Indiana Jones finds lost cities in the jungle

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:53am
A sweat-smothered man in a wide-brimmed hat, knee-high leather boots and a khaki uniform machetes his way through lush jungle foliage.
Categories: International News

Are Chinese falling out of love with their cars?

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:51am
With a well-paid job in finance and his own apartment, Li Lifei is living the Chinese dream. But there's one missing ingredient -- his own car.
Categories: International News
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