In 1765, an English explorer gave two islands a rather unfortunate name that has sheltered them from the world and preserved one of Earth's last paradises.
When politicians fail to look beyond the next election — or even the latest tweet — they are neglecting the rights of future generations.
The blast was the second largest of its kind in 30 years, and the biggest since the fireball over Chelyabinsk in Russia six years ago.
"There was a herd instinct and they attacked him with their beaks," said Pascal Daniel, head of farming at the agricultural school Gros-Chêne.
A new film version of "Dune" is due in 2020, but will it match up to Alejandro Jodorowsky's surreal and legendary vision?
Rising sharply from the East China Sea, a maze of smooth basalt columns forms a surreal stone forest.
They've played 300 shows around the world — and most of their instruments don't make it through the set.
Viking heritage is imprinted into Norway's 1,700 wild and westernmost isles that lie at the opening of the North Sea — where one islander has devoted his life to preserving the past.
The Boeing 737 Max-8 had 157 people on board, including Kenyans, Britons, Canadians and Americans.
Soon 5G mobile internet will be everywhere. Huawei is a pioneer but is accused of being a gateway for China to spy on Western nations. Is the firm guilty? Or the victim of unfair rumors?
Europe's youngest capital challenges the notions of what it means to be beautiful.
It's the most powerful street-legal car ever to come out of Italy. And when your competitors include Ferrari and Lamborghini, that's some badge of honor.
This scorched shrubland has three times as many plant species as the Amazon rainforest, and needs to burn to survive.
How creating wartime propaganda honed his unique vision.
Instantly recognizable for his fluorescent spiked hair and incendiary performances, the musician sang lead vocals on both the band's number one singles, "Breathe" and "Firestarter."
The little Pacific island nation was the first to incorporate GPS into its aviation system – and in doing so forever changed the way we get from Point A to distant Point B.
Just 40 kilometers north of Athens lies a vast cave where visitors have reported water dripping upwards, ghostly voices, electronics going out of control, glowing orbs and more.
There's a sneaky travel hack out there, right under your nose – but you may not even know it exists. It could save you big money on airfare. And airlines are doing everything they can to stamp it out once and for all.
A consultant for Republican Mark Harris' campaign is accused of illegally posting absentee ballots during November's mid-term election campaign. Harris, who initially claimed victory over Democrat Dan McCready, has now bowed to calls for a new election.
Indonesia’s Kawah Ijen volcano is famous for its blue flames. But to locals, it's the sulphur within its depths — known as the "Devil’s gold" — that provides its true value.