The annual event invites bird-watchers of all levels to count the birds in their backyards, and submit the data to researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society.
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill met Friday in Havana. It’s the first time leaders of the two churches have met since a schism 1,000 years ago divided Christianity.
Behind the headlines and news conferences announcing the discovery were decades of hard work, hundreds of scientists and more than a billion dollars in taxpayer funds.
Women are now much more likely to want to use medication to control their moods, psychiatrist Julie Holland says in her book Moody Bitches. But “not every emotion … needs to be eradicated.”
A Facebook board member lambasted a decision by regulators in India, the social network’s second-largest market. He thereby sparked new scrutiny of Facebook’s intentions in that country.
“Go back where you came from,” white college students told black high school students Tuesday. A campus officer reportedly said the students were expressing their First Amendment rights.
So that’s one way to improve health care in the developing world. Here are some other bright ideas from people who like to shake up the status quo.
Natural wines can be off-putting at first: perhaps darker than usual, a little fizzy or cloudy. Some find them charming, others unsophisticated. Here’s a guide to this trending, quirky style of wine.
Someone has to pay for the cocktails on the first date, dinners in that classy restaurant, the wedding by the beach — and that messy divorce. Here are some fun facts on the economics of romance.
Big questions remain about what this will actually mean on the ground in a country torn apart by five years of war.
A tweet issued by the European Space Agency includes a cartoon showing the Rosetta orbiter thinking about its little lander taking a nap on the comet’s cold surface.
The leak was first reported in October; since then, more than 6,000 residents were forced to evacuate the area northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
In 2014, a rookie police officer fired his gun in a stairwell. His bullet ricocheted off a wall and hit Akai Gurley, 28, on a lower floor.
While the damage from lead in Flint’s water is not yet known, even low levels can be harmful to children. The Michigan city’s superintendent of schools says he’s bracing for an uncertain future.
Bernie Sanders had moments in Milwaukee guaranteed to make his core supporters ecstatic, but he did not dominate the evening as one might expect the 22-point winner of the first primary to do.