French president Emmanual Macron has said he wants the Notre Dame Cathedral to be rebuilt within five years, according to the Washington Post.
Researchers at Tel Aviv University have produced a heart using 3D printing technology and human tissue, according to a study published in the journal Advanced Science.
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Videographic illustrating existing forms of execution around the world. A Tennessee man who killed his wife and an Alabama man convicted of a quadruple murder were executed by lethal injection Thursday.
Videographic locating Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates. A mystery "sabotage" attack on four ships, including three oil tankers, off the UAE coast has highlighted the importance of Fujairah port located just outside the key Strait of Hormuz.
Fossils at an excavation site in North Dakota, called Tanis, show details of what happened moments after the deadly asteroid responsible for the extinction of dinosaurs hit Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
A number of tornadoes barreling through the Eastern U.S. have killed 23 people and wreaked havoc in cities and towns along their way.
Videographic on hacking. US and European police said Thursday they have smashed a huge international cybercrime network that used Russian malware to steal 100 million dollars from tens of thousands of victims worldwide.
Videographic location of ETA victims, 1968-2010. Josu Ternera, one of the most influential leaders of former Basque separatist group ETA, was arrested in France on Thursday after more than 16 years on the run, Spain's interior ministry said.
Videographic illustrating and explaining the various key institutions of the European Union. EU Elections begin on May 23.
Videographic showing the number of women in the European Parliament and how their influence has evolved over the years. EU elections will be held on May 23.
Videographic on bitcoin. Videographic on bitcoin. Ledger technology known as blockchain is used to protect transactions in the digital currency.
Videographic on droughts and their effect. North Korea's average rain and snowfall this year fell to the lowest level in 37 years, Pyongyang's state media said Wednesday, just days after the UN expressed "grave concerns" about food shortages.
How dogs smell. Dogs are an important part of security and rescue operations. Five people were killed on Thursday when a two-storey Shanghai commercial building collapsed on construction workers who were renovating it.
Videographic explaining fifth generation mobile, or 5G wireless technology. China warned the United States on Thursday against further harming trade ties after President Donald Trump effectively barred Chinese telecom giant Huawei from the US mark...
Micro-organisms that consume oil were found in the southern end of the Mariana Trench, according to a new study published in the journal Microbiome.
The Stratolaunch aircraft flew over the Mojave Desert for more than two hours on Saturday for the first time, Reuters reports.The Stratolaunch plane is made up of two twin fuselages and massive wings. It is propelled by six Boeing 747 engines.
Videographic locating the Gulf region and showing oil production. Saudi Arabia, the world's top crude exporter, said Wednesday that attacks on two of its tankers and a major pipeline targeted the security of global oil supplies.
Videographic on Australia's Great Barrier reef. According to a new study, Hawaiian "super corals" that have recovered despite living in warm and acidic water offer a glimmer of hope that dying reefs across the world could be saved.
Videographic on air pollution. Mexico City declared an environmental alert Tuesday, ordering vehicles off the road and postponing the semi-finals of the first division football league as a blanket of smog enveloped the sprawling capital.
Videographic on facial recognition. San Francisco on Tuesday became the first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police or other government agencies.
Researchers from China have inserted human brain genes into monkeys, according to a new study published in the National Science Review.
Singaporean-based company Shiok[h][i] Meats has plans to develop cultured meat from stem cells as a sustainable alternative to seafood, CleanTechnica reports.
Ancient remains found in a cave in the Philippines have led to the discovery of a tiny hominin species previously unknown to science.
Chinese scientists are using light as an alternative to viruses to deliver CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing tools into target cells.
Citizens in the cities of Hangzhou and Fujian province are being forced to install surveillance cameras in their homes.
Israel's lunar probe, the Beresheet, crashed while trying to land on the moon last Thursday due to an engine glitch.According to Space.
Videographic on earthquakes. A strong 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday.
Videographic about the carbon cycle. Scientists in the United States have detected the highest levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere since records began, sounding new alarm over the relentless rise of man-made greenhouse ga...
Videographic on single-use plastic pollution. A record-breaking dive in the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench recorded evidence of plastic waste 11 kilometres under the surface.
Videographic on pesticides. In a third major legal blow to Bayer-owned Monsanto and its weedkiller Roundup, a jury in California has ordered the chemicals giant to pay more than $2 billion in damages to a couple that sued on grounds the product ca...
Videographic looking at how European Union elections will work. Polling begins on May 23. Had Britain left the European Union as planned on March 29, it would not be taking part in the European Parliament elections, which will be held in the UK on...
Bees are not only hot commodity for their pollination services, there is a big money in their honey too.
It's not fair to use astronauts as guinea pigs. Instead scientist are sending miniature human organs on chips to the ISS.
Videographic locating Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates. Saudi Arabia said on Monday that two of its oil tankers were damaged in "sabotage attacks" in the Gulf, as tensions soared in a region already shaken by a standoff between the United Stat...
How does a non physical product generate more greenhouse gases?
You are trapped inside your dead body with your brain still working.
Short videographic locating the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. From a zombie flick starring Iggy Pop to a tale of Chinese gangsters who decide to take over a city, two films vying for the top prize at the Cannes film festival which starts on Tues...
Videographic on the Cannes film festival. Veteran directors Ken Loach, Quentin Tarantino and Terrence Malick head the line-up at the prestigious event which begins on Tuesday.
Content moderators in China have been tasked with the job of censoring unsuitable content such as smoking, tattoos and bikinis, the South China Morning Post reports.
Researchers found the body of a 42,000-year-old foal frozen in the Siberian permafrost. Now they are planning to bring its species back to life.
Russia has announced an ambitious expansion plan that will secure its foothold in the Arctic.The Associated Press reports that while at the Arctic forum in St.
Shanghai is set for a new nature preserve that will be used to conserve the natural ecology of the Yangtze River.The preserve will consist of an aquarium and a research facility.
Two special robots called 'Astrobees' will be sent to space to help astronauts carry out chores and experiments on board the International Space Station.
Recent satellite images exposed a secret anti-satellite laser base and weapons facilities in Xinjiang.According to The Print, the images were provided by retired Indian Army Colonel and satellite imagery analyst Vinyak Bhat.