Over 500 municipal employees in a small town is Sweden may soon enjoy an hour-long break every week to go home and make love with their partners.
A team of anthropologists has successfully reconstructed the face of a Pictish man who was brutally murdered in the Scottish Highlands 1,400 years ago.
Scientists used radiocarbon dating and DNA to find out more about the matrilineal dynasty that ruled for 300 years in New Mexico.
Treatment for the last surviving animals of the Mosul zoo has finally arrived after a few weeks of being rescued from ISIS fighters.
The Takagoyama Nature Zoo in Chiba prefecture, Japan, has culled 57 snow monkeys under their care after discovering that they are carrying the genes of an "invasive alien species."
The preparation of a legislation that will let private companies launch their satellites and rockets into space from spaceports across the UK was unveiled this week.
The Mission: Impossible-style heist is one of the biggest hauls in the rare books trade ever.
Indian scientists saw the Barren Island volcano spewing lava and bellowing clouds of black smoke
Deep within bustling Beijing is a nuclear-shelter-turned-underground-village from the Cold War.
The world's largest colony of Magellanic penguins descend to South America to feed on the abnormally abundant supply of fish.
A new study has revealed that Earth actually has eight continents.
Looking to live somewhere exotic? In the future, a city in Mars could be a viable option.
Dubai has also signed on to purchase 200 self-driving taxis from Tesla as it aims to make quarter of its transport modes self-driving by 2030.
The Russian Ministry of Defense has released a drone footage last week showing the damage at the ancient Roman-era site of Palmyra.