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Opinion: Lisa Ling: What I've learned about life

It's hard to describe what it's like when less than an hour after I meet someone, a person divulges a trauma, or some deeply held secret.

26/11/2022

SpaceX to launch tomato seeds, other supplies to International Space Station after weather delay

SpaceX will once again try to get a fresh haul of supplies to the International Space Station this weekend after bad weather at the launch site forced the company to wave off its first attempt.

26/11/2022

Secrets of 'SuperAgers' with superior memories into their 80s

Despite volunteering and working out at the gym several days each week, socializing frequently with friends and family, reading all manner of books and doing daily crossword puzzles, 85-year-old Carol Siegler is restless.

26/11/2022

World's 'oldest meal' discovered in 550-million-year-old fossil

An international team of scientists say they have new insight into how the very earliest animals survived after traces of what they described as the world's oldest meal were found in a 550 million-year-old fossil.

25/11/2022

Natural vs. artificial: Which Christmas tree option is better for the climate?

It's that time of the year when most Americans finish Thanksgiving leftovers and venture out in search for the best holiday sales. More importantly, they plan their household centerpiece of the season: the Christmas tree.

25/11/2022

You cooked for 20 and fed 6 people. What to do with all of those leftovers

After the last plate has been cleared from the table and everyone — except the person stuck washing dishes — has migrated to the couch, it's time to begin the next part of the Thanksgiving tradition.

25/11/2022

'Africa's COP' made some big promises. Here's how to deliver

The recently-concluded COP27 was dubbed the "African COP" -- with the continent center stage in the global effort to fight the causes and effects of climate change.

24/11/2022

Flossie, the world's oldest living cat, is nearly 27 years old

Flossie, at the age of almost 27 -- which is the feline equivalent of being 120 human years old, according to Guinness World Records -- has been crowned the world's oldest living cat.

24/11/2022

With dreams of Mars, this young activist works for a greener future on Earth

When he was just 15, Kazumi Muraki created a small, portable device to capture carbon from the atmosphere. Seven years later, the Japanese chemist is researching how to convert this captured carbon into fuel.

24/11/2022

Webb telescope captures first look at an exoplanet's atmospheric breakdown

The James Webb Space Telescope has captured a detailed molecular and chemical portrait of a faraway planet's skies, scoring another first for the exoplanet science community.

24/11/2022

Turkey isn't the reason you're sleepy -- really

Do you believe in the holiday food coma?

24/11/2022

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