Forget number crunching weather simulations. It now turns out tracking where termites build their mounds can help to predict climate change.
The floods in Pakistan have killed almost 2000 people and displaced 21 million people out of their homes. Angelina Jolie is one of the first celebrities to visit victims there.
Four years ago, just hours before he was to be married, Sean Bell was shot and killed in a hail of police-fired bullets as he and his friends left the Queens nightclub where he celebrated his bachelor party. The controversial …
After a long battle with leukemia, LFO frontman Rich Cronin has passed away.
At sundown tonight, Jewish families ring in the New Year by feasting on foods like apples and honey, rugelach cookies and round honey cakes. But what about the diabetics and health conscious relatives at your table? TIME’s …
Victoria Beckham, the fashion designer formally known as Posh Spice, has joined Twitter ahead of New York Fashion Week, amassing more than 120,000 followers in just six days.
Back to school for you, kids! If you’re American, you might be spoon-fed the (historically dubious) notion that the Founding Fathers explicitly wanted us to be a Christian nation. But it could be worse: You could live somewhere else!
“Going through life rude, profane, obnoxious and self-indulgent – that’s not the way you want to live your life. Hopefully this incident will impress upon you that there are consequences to your actions.”
– DAMIAN G. MURRAY, …
The indestructible McDonald’s burger is an Internet fad that recycles every few years. But why won’t the thing decompose?
The Food and Drug Administration is within steps of green lighting genetically modified salmon as a safe food product, which would be the first genetically altered animal approved for human consumption.
Yep, it’s no fantasy.