The tail of a 99-million year old dinosaur has been found entombed in amber, an unprecedented discovery that has blown away scientists.
Paleontologist Xu Xing has discovered so many dinosaurs he's lost count.
"Jurassic Park" may have seared the vision of dinosaurs as scary, scaly creatures into many of our minds, but new findings further undermine the terrible lizards' ferocity.
China has been at the forefront of the world's most significant dinosaur discoveries in recent years, revolutionizing our understanding of prehistory.
My first clue that something was up was the Bernie Sanders rally I attended at the University of Michigan.
In early November, an international diving expedition set out from Indonesia into the Sea of Java to find the wrecks of several Dutch warships that sank during World War II.
It's a common annoyance, you're filling out a form online and you get some error.
Ashley Rivas was 26 when she noticed she was getting tired earlier than usual on her runs. Over the next few years, the X-ray technician from Albuquerque, New Mexico, developed a persistent cough and wheezing, which her doctors attributed to exercise-induced asthma. She had other symptoms, too: weight loss, fever, and several bouts of pneumonia.
South Korea's parliament will vote Friday on whether to impeach the country's embattled leader.
John Glenn, a former US senator and the first American to orbit the Earth, died Thursday, according to Ohio State University. He was 95.
This year's presidential contest was a substance-free spectacle, Vice President Joe Biden lamented on Thursday.
The head of Britain's foreign spy service, Alex Younger, warned of Russia's role in the "unfolding tragedy" in Syria in a rare public speech Thursday at the agency's headquarters in London.
France's far-right party leader, Marine Le Pen, said children of illegal immigrants should be refused a free education.
Papa really is a Rolling Stone.
Slick, glassy skyscrapers cast their shadows over the streets and spaces of cities all over the world.
Transplant American kids to the land of their ancestors and things can get tough. They don't speak the language and they don't like the food. Apparently, American-born pandas have similar feelings about their homeland.
On the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, we've been asked to reflect on what might have happened if Japan had not launched an attack on the US fleet on December 7, 1941.
Denmark's Paul Elvstrom -- an Olympic yachting great, sailing pioneer and an inspiration to many -- has died peacefully in his sleep aged 88.
Seiji Gomita doesn't look particularly fierce.
The Shanghai Tower -- the world's second tallest building -- has just set three Guinness World Records.
A British lawmaker moved the House of Commons to tears Thursday with her vivid testimony of being raped at age 14.
It's the original pop-up: northern Sweden's ICEHOTEL was the world's first hotel made of snow and ice when it opened back in 1989.
Christmas, Hanukkah, The Holidays. Whatever you celebrate, there's usually gift-giving involved.
It's the tallest land-based mammal in the world.
Roots of Knowledge is an art history project that has taken 12 years to complete. It features over 60,000 pieces of stained glass, and looks back at the evolution of life as we know it.
Take a look at 38 photos of the week from December 2 through December 8.
The modern transition process has potential to be fraught--but with cordial ties, Obama may see opportunity to preserve legacy; Trump make inroads with African Americans.
Democracy requires freedom to criticize those in power without fear of retribution. Trump's lashing out in tweets at Carrier union boss and Boeing exec show a tendency that poses a danger to our democracy, says Robert Reich.
Frida Ghitis says the heavy handed responses by the president-elect to a union chief and the CEO of Boeing shows the risks involved in disagreeing with Trump
In May 2010, Time magazine tells us, Barack Obama invited a group of America's most distinguished presidential historians to dinner at the White House. He was searching for ideas, examples and "lessons from his predecessors."
With a new president comes change. That's what America sorely needs in foreign policy, where we have for too long been mired in a deadly status quo of ineffectual and often counterproductive intervention -- especially in the Middle East.
Andy Stein shifts on the balls of his feet, leans against a wooden railing, and fidgets.
As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.
"When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China."
Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.
It's been ravaged by violence for years, and if Aleppo falls now it could mark a turning point in Syria's civil war.
A US teacher in Illinois is gaining attention for his sketches of Syria's bloody, brutal civil war.
Syria, Crimea, suspicions of state-sponsored hacking: Today, tensions between the US and Russia have been reignited. But are we on the verge of a second Cold War?
Sweden's ICEHOTEL is made solely out of snow and ice and will use sustainable architecture to stay open during summer months.
Every year, thousands of tourists come to take a picture with a statue of John Lennon in Havana, Cuba. Meet the woman behind the scenes that makes perfect photos possible.
At Design Miami, Kriest Studio founder Kristin Victoria Barron reveals how dreams inspired her latest designs.
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology say the design of a dog's nose could lead to more sophisticated bomb detection technology.