The world’s biggest passport producer De La Rue is currently developing a new paperless passport.
A team of scientists has discovered tiny pieces of water-bearing opal (that did not belong to Earth) in a meteorite that was uncovered in Antartica. The discovery, according to lead scientist Prof. Hilary Downes of Brikbeck College London, shows that in the early life of the Solar System, meteorites delivered water ice to asteroids.
Stories of lost civilizations, like that Atlantis, have intrigued the old and young alike – mesmerized at the idea of how an entire civilization could just vanish and have little known about it.
Get ready to get your wanderlust bug tickled. With heavenly white sand beaches, crystal clear waters, amazing underwater life and some of the best diving sites in the whole world, Asia is a wonder to behold and truly offers paradise on Earth. Become a beach bum and frolick barefoot on the beaches
A new study shows that the use of marijuana during pregnancy is related to abnormal brain structure in children. Comparing children prenatally exposed to marijuana with the unexposed ones, the former showed thicker prenatal cortex, a part of the brain that is involved in decision-making, working memory and complex cognition.
Geologists have discovered that Mercury’s composition a few billion years ago was that of an extremely rare meteorite found on Earth.
Watch as world-famous Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi, while floating on ice next to melting ice caps in the Arctic, gives a haunting performance, in the hope of drawing attention to the Arctic problem.
When storms hit major cities such as New York, it is usually the storm surge that will do most damage because of the rising water coming with low atmospheric pressure.
Scientists are surprised to discover the first amphibious centipede. This giant, venomous crawling nightmare can also swim and walk underwater like on land.
More than 200 camera-strapping onlookers gathered at the by the coast in Marineland, Florida to see the green sea turtle Cisco Kid get released back into the Atlantic Ocean.
The innovation, instead of using the traditional silicon, highlights organic polymers' distinctive properties to measure and detect polarization.
The Maldives, one of the countries most prone and vulnerable to the effects of climate change such as sea level rise and super storms, urged industrialized countries to affirm their commitment to the Paris climate change agreement by ratifying it. It has been six months since the famed gathering of nations and less than half have declared their commitment to the 2C control agreement.
Recent studies show record-breaking carbon dioxide levels in Antartica - reaching 400 parts per million - the first of its kind in more than four million years.
Carbon emissions apparently had stopped increasing last year as the world chose renewable and sustainable energy over controversial, non-renewable coal, a recent study shows.