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Life inside ground zero of deadly virus outbreak

The Lunar New Year -- the most important festival in the Chinese calendar -- is just three days away, but in the Chinese city of Wuhan, there are few reasons to celebrate.

Published on 22 January 2020 | 2:52 pm


These tigers spent lives in cages. See first moments of a new life.

Over the course of the 18-month "Operation Liberty" rescue mission, 21 tigers and lions were saved from circuses in Guatemala. Now 17 of those big cats will be arriving at a secret sanctuary in South Africa. CNN's David McKenzie reports from Free State, South Africa.

Published on 22 January 2020 | 10:24 am


Prince Charles: The planet may burn

Only a revolution in the way the global economy and financial markets work can save the planet from the climate crisis and secure future prosperity, Prince Charles warned on Wednesday

Published on 22 January 2020 | 5:21 pm


Terry Jones, 'Monty Python' star, dead at 77

Terry Jones, a star of the seminal comedy group "Monty Python" who delivered some of the most famous lines in comedic history, has died, his agent confirmed to the PA Media news agency. He was 77.

Published on 22 January 2020 | 6:41 pm


The world's largest offshore wind farm is nearly complete

The world's largest offshore wind farm is taking shape off the east coast of Britain, a landmark project that demonstrates one way to combat climate change at scale.

Published on 11 October 2019 | 7:43 am


The big differences between 4G and 5G

The development of ridesharing apps, such as Uber and Lyft, was made possible by 4G. With 5G, ridesharing cars could one day navigate themselves — no human driver required.

Published on 17 January 2020 | 3:10 pm


'The clearest view ever made of our galaxy': Building one of the world's best telescopes

A telescope built in South Africa is revealing new details about the Milky Way.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 2:14 pm


This luxury ice cream is made from insects

After a long day under the beating South African sun, an ice cream might be a tempting treat.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 8:28 am


US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters

If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.

Published on 18 September 2019 | 4:44 pm


How rich people could help save the planet from the climate crisis

Rich people don't just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us -- they also have bigger carbon footprints.

Published on 12 July 2019 | 9:20 am


A short history of the fashion show

Whether onstage or online, today's fashion shows are bigger than ever -- and broadcast to audiences of millions. But their roots are more humble and intimate than you might expect.

Published on 16 December 2019 | 4:23 pm


Artificial 'gills' for humans could become a reality

Breathing underwater, without the help of voluminous equipment, seems as unrealistic as flying overseas must have before the first non-stop transatlantic flight.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:22 pm


'1917': Inside the making of a one-shot masterpiece

When Sam Mendes sent out the script for "1917," his concept was firmly in place: a feature-length war film envisioned as a single shot in real time. It was bold. It was ambitious. It was maybe not taken as seriously as he hoped.

Published on 20 December 2019 | 12:42 pm


Lucy Liu on making art to find a sense of belonging

Published on 29 November 2019 | 1:15 am


Longtime Harper's Bazaar editor to step down

She had Kate Winslet hang from a Manhattan scaffold, Demi Moore feed a giraffe and Cardi B breathe literal fire.

Published on 21 January 2020 | 5:45 pm


Meghan and Harry waxworks removed

London's Madame Tussauds museum has announced that it has removed the waxworks of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex from its Royal Family set.

Published on 9 January 2020 | 5:35 pm


Another Italian town is selling dozens of $1 homes

For some, the prospect of buying a cheap home in Italy is a chance to leave their old life behind and start all over again.

Published on 20 January 2020 | 11:37 am


This man nearly died hang gliding. Then he did this

Chris Gursky nearly died hang gliding. No, that's not an exaggeration. There's a viral video to prove it.

Published on 17 January 2020 | 9:37 am


Airbus Beluga XL enters service at long last

It's finally here.

Published on 14 January 2020 | 6:04 pm


Edgar Allan Poe's Baltimore home was named a literary landmark

Poor Edgar Allan Poe. In life, he was a haunted writer whose Gothic works went largely unappreciated. In death, he's a celebrated literary icon whose talent has earned him no fewer than three memorial sites.

Published on 20 January 2020 | 2:32 pm


Why Michelin chefs are handing back their stars

Being awarded a Michelin star was once the ultimate culinary accolade -- a reward for the punishing hours and dedication to detail that helped usher chefs into the upper echelons of their industry and bring big-spending diners into their restaurants.

Published on 14 January 2020 | 11:00 am


This 5-year-old paid off the lunch balances for more than 100 fellow students

A 5-year-old student at an elementary school in Vista, California, collected enough money to pay off the negative lunch balances of 123 students at her school.

Published on 17 December 2019 | 7:49 pm


Video shows dramatic rescue after dog's leash gets stuck in elevator

ALT HED Video shows man's dramatic rescue of his neighbor's dog

Published on 11 December 2019 | 10:00 pm


Her work has helped thousands of girls stay in school and finish their education

It's something that girls and young women in western countries can't imagine: missing school, even dropping out, because of their periods. Yet as many as half the girls in rural parts of Ethiopia miss school for reasons related to their periods -- and that can have a devastating effect on their education and the rest of their lives.

Published on 9 December 2019 | 3:34 am






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