Tue, Mar 26 2013 at 12:03 PM
London's Natural History Museum is opening its seasonal butterfly house for visitors to observe the fascinating life-cycles of hundreds of live butterfly species from across the world.
Thu, Mar 21 2013 at 11:26 AM
Endangered elephants at the Smithsonian's National Zoo are kicking back in their new state-of-the-art exhibit, which boasts LEED-Gold certification, four spacious outdoor living spaces and filtered bathing pools.
Wed, Mar 20 2013 at 12:04 PM
The spring snowfall dumped nearly half a foot of snow and dispersed much of the city's infamous air pollution.
Sat, Mar 16 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Victorian Surf Lifesaving Championships attracts thousands of a participants and spectators to Anglesea, Australia every year.
Tue, Mar 12 2013 at 11:48 AM
Considered a major status symbol in Asia, these massive, fluffy pooches are fiercely loyal and fetch prices as high as $750,000.
Mon, Mar 11 2013 at 1:25 PM
March 11 marks the second anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that displaced more than 30,000 and left more than 19,000 dead or missing.
Thu, Mar 07 2013 at 11:30 AM
Over 22,000 dogs and their owners are vying for a variety of accolades throughout the 4-day competition, including the coveted 'Best In Show' title.
Tue, Feb 26 2013 at 10:06 AM
Makha Bucha, which commemorates the day when 1,250 monks gathered to be ordained by the Buddha, is observed on the full moon of the third lunar month of the year in Thailand, Cambodia and Laos.
Fri, Feb 22 2013 at 11:01 AM
As many as 2,000 competitors, hailing from as far afield as North America, Russia, Australia and South Africa, are taking part in one of the world’s largest Irish dancing competitions.
Wed, Feb 20 2013 at 11:58 AM
Up to a half foot of snow fell across China's Anhui and Jiangsu provinces this week, prompting school closures and travel headaches.