Vegetarians take beef over French food labelling law to Brussels

Brussels (Belgium) July 9: A vegetarian lobby group has headed to Brussels in an attempt to take France's new food labelling law - which prohibits...

Robot sloth hangs from trees to spy on endangered animals

Brussels (Belgium) July 8: It turns out slowness may be a virtue when it comes to conservation.

Pick your own fruit: Thousands of Finns replace foreign workers save summer...

Helsinki (Finland) July 8: It's usual to see the strawberry fields of Finland dotted with labourers in the first weeks of July, peak harvest time....

Prince Harry, Prince William to split Princess Diana's memorial fund for charities:...

London (UK) July 8: A new development has been made amid the ongoing divide between Prince Harry and the royal family, including his older brother...

Louvre museum: Paris landmark reopens for the first time since coronavirus lockdown

Paris (France) July 7: After months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Louvre has reopened, giving art-lovers the chance to once again take...

}Why shrimps are being turned into batteries to store renewable energy

Brussels (Belgium) July 7: Storing renewable energy is very important. The sun and the wind are not predictable sources of power because they rely on...

Farmer ploughs European symbols into maize field to mark Germany's six-month EU...

Berlin (Germany) July 7: It might be the most pro-Europe piece of land on the continent.

Prehistoric mine discovered in flooded cave complex in Mexico

Mexico City (Mexico) July 7: A prehistoric ocher mine has been discovered in a flooded cave complex in Mexico.

Coronavirus can float in air, and experts say WHO and CDC should...

Washington DC (USA) July 6: Coronavirus can float in air droplets and is likely transmitting that way, a group of experts plans to say in...

Siberian tiger kills animal keeper at zoo in Zürich

Zurich (Switzerland) July 5: A zoo keeper in Zürich, Switzerland was killed by a Siberian or Amur tiger on Saturday, police said in a statement.

Denmark's Little Mermaid statue vandalized with 'racist fish' graffiti

Copenhagen (Denmark) July 5: The famed statue of Hans Christian Andersen's Little Mermaid, one of Copenhagen's biggest tourist draws, has been vandalized with the text...

We burn gold and platinum worth billions every year - what's the...

Brussels (Belgium) July 4: We create mountains of hazardous electrical waste each year according to a new report from the UN.

Redskins name-change controversy draws fan responses

Washington (USA) July 4: The Washington Redskins announced Friday it would undergo a "thorough review" of its name and possibly change it after nearly 90...

Massive bird of prey snags shark-like fish in wild video

South Carolina (USA) July 4: Eat your heart out, Jaws.

Arthur Herman: Different revolutions - Some seek to destroy. Here's what we...

Washington (USA) July 4: On the eve of this Fourth of July, there have been two cautionary tales playing out before our eyes.

Jeff Bezos makes green pledge with new stadium - but critics say...

Brussels (Belgium) July 3: Online shopping giant Amazon has just bought the lucrative rights to name a stadium in Seattle, US, but its choice of...

Hagia Sophia Museum: Court to rule if Istanbul landmark should be a...

Ankara (Turkey) July 3: A Turkish court will rule in the next 15 days on whether the government is permitted to revert the world-famous Hagia...

Bandana is least effective face mask material, study finds

Washington (USA) July 3: Face mask material has a "notable impact" in stopping expelled respiratory droplets, one study recently found. Single-layer bandana-style masks offer the...

Airbnb blocks home bookings for some guests under 25 to crack down...

Washington (USA) July 3: Airbnb will block some of its younger U.S. guests from booking homes in their local area in a continued effort to...

New study explains why bars are perfect for spreading coronavirus

Washington (USA) July 3: Science and bars don't mix.

Work begins to unearth Norway's first Viking ship discovery in a century

Oslo (Norway) July 2: Digging is underway as experts try to unearth the remains of the first Viking ship to be discovered in Norway for...

From Physics nerds to fashion entrepreneurs: Building Europe's largest ethical clothing platform

Brussels (Belgium) July 2: A tech start-up run by a group of physicists has just become the largest marketplace for ethical fashion in Europe.

Debunked: English cathedral York Minster's statue of Constantine not under threat |...

Brussels (Belgium) July 2: English cathedral York Minster has denied reports that a statue of Roman emperor Constantine the Great could be removed from its...

"Texas couple dies from coronavirus while holding hands, family says: 'Off to...

Texas (USA) July 2: An elderly couple in Texas reportedly died last week only 50 minutes apart from one other, while holding hands at a...

Coronavirus canceled Argentinian man's flight, so he sailed 85 days alone to...

Buenos Aires (Argentina) July 2: Nothing was about to keep Juan Manuel Ballestero from his family.

Lost pigs stop traffic on Virginia interstate, wild video shows

Virginia (USA) July 2: A highway in Virginia was backed up for nearly an hour Wednesday after motorists found themselves sharing the road with loose...

Harvard grad says she'll 'stab' anyone who says 'all lives matter,' later...

Massachusetts (USA) July 2: A recent Harvard University graduate claims she is getting death threats over a TikTok video she made in which she threatened...