Showers in subway stations? LA Metro seeks to boost hygiene for city's homeless
May 3, 2018, 10:57 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It may sound strange, but the scheme could benefit the homeless and boost sagging ridership numbers.
Pakistan opens first school for transgender students
April 28, 2018, 2:17 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The Gender Guardian offers 12 years of education, from elementary school to college.
93% of bottled water tested in this study contained microplastics
March 15, 2018, 1:30 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Study finds microplastics in the most popular brands, but experts are unclear on the risks.
Finland is the world's happiest country, according to the U.N.
March 14, 2018, 12:15 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Switzerland round out the top 5.
The tap water of 170 million Americans may contain unsafe levels of radium
March 7, 2018, 2:56 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
According to the EWG, radium, a known carcinogen, is prolific in the drinking water across the U.S.
Some blind people 'see' with their ears — just like bats
February 28, 2018, 11:04 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Daniel Kish's ability to echolocate has earned him the nickname, the 'real-life Batman.'
This Canadian city has been plagued by a mysterious humming sound for years
February 21, 2018, 2:14 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Frustrated residents have asked the prime minister to intervene.