This grandmother spent 2018 cleaning up British beaches — and she's not done
January 21, 2019, 11:33 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Pat Smith successfully completed a New Year's resolution to visit and help clean 52 beaches in 2018.
CERN unveils plans for 62-mile-long 'super collider'
January 17, 2019, 8:16 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The massive particle accelerator, estimated to cost over $38 billion, could start operating by 2040.
Billionaire behind 'Fortnite' invests millions in N.C. forest conservation
January 16, 2019, 12:14 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Tim Sweeney is using the popularity of his virtual worlds to make an impact in his home state of North Carolina.
15 years of Mars exploration celebrated in new video
January 15, 2019, 8:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
See the stunning images captured by the ESA's Mars Express in this beautiful greatest hits montage.
Rare 'cosmic telescope' amplifies light from dawn of time
January 14, 2019, 9:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
A gravitational lens theorized by Einstein has allowed us to spot light dating back 12.8 billion years.
Billionaire steps up for national parks, offering employment opportunities, army of volunteers
January 10, 2019, 12:12 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Philanthropist Marcus Lemonis steps up as government shutdown drags on.
Massive centuries-old 'ice house' rediscovered under streets of London
January 10, 2019, 9:27 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The buried structure, dating back to the 18th century, was one of the largest of its kind.
Why did so many Detroit residents turn down free trees?
January 10, 2019, 7:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
It has to do with civic involvement and not an issue with nature.
Crickets suspected in 'sonic attacks' on U.S. diplomats in Cuba
January 8, 2019, 11:49 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The bizarre, unexplained sounds that harmed Americans working abroad may have come from the Indies short-tailed cricket.