From Hebron, Palestinian scarf resists competition from China

Macau's dilapidated dog racing track 'killing 30 dogs per month' says animal rights group

Hubble Telescope turns 25

Mourning over the death of American, Italian killed in U.S. drone strike

From Hebron, Palestinian scarf resists competition from China

April 24, 2015

In the face of strong competition from China, the keffiyeh, a traditional, locally produced Palestinian headscarf, has put up a show of resistance, successfully pulling itself back from the brink of extinction. 

Macau's dilapidated dog racing track 'killing 30 dogs per month' says animal rights group

April 23, 2015

Albano Martins, president of Anima – the Society for the Protection of Animals (Macau) – claims 30 animals are killed every month at the Canidrome. A report in 2011 exposed the industry which killed 400 dogs annually.

Hubble Telescope turns 25

April 24, 2015

The Hubble telescope turns 25, marking a milestone in the history of space exploration. NASA is celebrating the technology, saying Hubble has "rewritten the text books."

Mourning over the death of American, Italian killed in U.S. drone strike

April 24, 2015

Silent grief for family and friends of American aid worker Warren Weinstein and Italian aid worker Giovanni Lo Porto, who U.S. officials say were killed in U.S. drone strikes.