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May 21, 2019
China's latest trade war card not as strong as Beijing thinks
May 21, 2019
Joko Widodo secures second term as Indonesia's president
Indonesian president Joko Widodo has won a second term as leader of the world's third largest democracy, official results confirmed Tuesday, beating a former general who has claimed widespread ballot-rigging.
May 20, 2019
Chinese-made drones may be sending data to their manufacturers in China
May 20, 2019
People stuck on Eiffel Tower for hours after man scales side
May 20, 2019
Where it takes 4 years to apply for a divorce
May 16, 2019
This startup is building flying taxis to cost about the same as normal taxis
A flying taxi that you can order through an app? This German company plans to make that a reality in the next six years.
May 21, 2019
Trump calls out Fox for booking Democrats
According to President Trump's own Twitter feed, he detests seeing Democratic candidates on his favorite television channel.
March 19, 2019
Meet Silicon Valley's 'China whisperer'
For years, venture capital powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz stood by a steadfast rule: to become a general partner at the firm, you had to be a founder or CEO of a major tech company.
May 7, 2019
Germany is opening an electric highway for trucks
Trucks are guzzling ever more diesel, polluting towns and cities and fueling climate change. Germany thinks it may have found the answer by using overhead lines to power big rigs.
September 30, 2018
India is building a city from scratch
India is building a new city to give global investors an easy way into its booming economy.
The most effective ways to curb climate change might surprise you
April 26, 2019
California restaurants can now add a 1% surcharge to help fight climate change
April 26, 2019
The world's second-largest emperor penguin colony has nearly disappeared
October 25, 2018
Life as a mixed-race model in Japan
For 18-year-old model Rina Fukushi, Tokyo is home. But growing up as a mixed-race child in Japan wasn't always easy. With a Japanese-American father and a Filipina mother, Fukushi was one of a growing number of biracial individuals identifying as "hafu" -- a phonetic play on the English word "half."
What was Leonardo da Vinci doing at your age?
July 27, 2018
Aerial photos show human impact on natural world
Viewed from above, the Mediterranean's salt farms take the form of abstract paintings. Piles of crystallized salt, which divide the artificial ponds, appear like lines of white paint between blocks of saturated green, red, orange and pink -- colors created by algae and other microorganisms in the shallow seawater.
May 17, 2019
I.M. Pei, a disarming and determined visionary
I.M. Pei, who died Thursday at the age of 102, was an architect of singular vision. One of the great figures of 20th century modernism, he was perhaps best known for his powerful use of geometry. He employed it to create forms and spaces of exquisite refinement, from his glass pyramid at the Louvre in Paris to the East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington.
May 15, 2019
Crazy history of the 'Back to the Future' car
The unpainted stainless steel body, the gull-wing doors, the rear-mounted engine. When John DeLorean set out to create his own sports car, he knew these features would set it apart from everything else.
April 9, 2019
Why Anna Wintour always wears sunglasses
Anna Wintour's omnipresent status, crafted over a three-decade-long career at the helm of Vogue, is unrivaled in the fashion industry. Her reputation has transcended that of the magazine she edits, her image -- immaculately sliced bob, sunglasses -- now instantly recognizable in silhouette or line sketch.
May 20, 2019
Central America's most charming city
Cobbled streets, colonial Spanish architecture, nearby volcanoes and perfect weather all year round make Antigua, Guatemala, a jewel in Central America's crown.
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