That's comparable to 1.15 million 40-ton 18-wheel trucks—enough to form a line of trucks spanning the distance from New York to Tokyo and back.
The general assembly has adopted a resolution bolstering the right to privacy.
From making Disney happy by extending copyright terms, to threatening journalists—the latest leak isn't pretty.
We're expected to pass the 50 percent mark sometime in 2017.
That time the UN and the Weather Channel teamed up to produce science fiction.
In a resolution to extend sanctions on the DRC, the UN Security Council specifically called out wildlife trafficking.
The deployment in eastern Congo comes a few months overdue—and after peacekeepers helped defeat M23 rebels.
Between new machine-gunning robots and disturbing drone strike revelations, it's a bad month for the anti-robot crowd.
Remember that one time twenty-five years ago when the world banded together to save itself from solar radiation? Let's try to do that again.
While population of those living with HIV/AIDS continues to grow, the decreased rate of growth is heartening.