In the past 10 years, avocados have come further than any fruit would have dared to dream. They have become the symbol, the spirit animal, the rallying cry of a generation that rents and brunches, more commonly known by that grim moniker of millennials.
A new fault line has emerged in the European Union—along the Danube River. The full consequences of the EU’s eastward expansion are only starting to become clear as the EU contemplates how best to str ... Read more
At least 20 people, including children and women, were killed in separate lightning strikes in Bihar on Sunday as violent storms and heavy rains lashed large parts of the state, officials of the Bihar ... Read more
Texas House Speaker Joe Straus spent the spring fighting back against far-right legislative pushes from the Senate and from within his own chamber. But none of that — nor the threat of a special ... Read more
We humans think we're so special. To determine what sets us apart from the rest of the animal world, scientists investigate features that might be uniquely human, such as self-awareness or language. B ... Read more
Four-time MLB All-Star imparts wisdom to young players 2015 National League MVP has little time for participation trophies It’s perhaps just as well that Bryce Harper plays for one of Major League Bas ... Read more
For 20 years, Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun has been in the front line, and often the hot seat, of battles against new infectious disease threats to mankind, from the first recorded H5N1 bird flu outbrea ... Read more