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A fin whale, Balaenoptera physalus, in the Mediterranean Sea. These whales contain seven times the amount of the toxic chemical DDT than the same whales in the Atlantic Ocean two decades ago, researchers have found. Photo by F. Bassemayousse The fin...
The exterior of Camp Delta is seen at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, March 6, 2013. The administration is finishing up a draft of a plan to close the prison at Guantanamo. Photo by Bob Strong/Reuters WASHINGTON — A White House spokesman says...
Dylann Roof, the 21-year-old man charged with murdering nine worshippers at a historic black church in Charleston last month, listens to the proceedings with assistant defense attorney William Maguire during a hearing at the Judicial Center in...
After the FBI refused to devote its forensics expertise to solving wildlife poaching and trafficking cases, the world’s only lab for solving wildlife crimes was built in Oregon. Video by EarthFixMedia Laura Daugherty balances a small tray on...
What we’re seeing, argues Laurence Kotlikoff, is mostly theater — a Greek tragedy starring supposedly evil Germans and supposedly defenseless Greeks. Photo by Alain Jocard/AFP/Getty Images Today, and for a long time now, there’s been a...
Watch the full dashcam video of Sandra Bland’s arrest. The validity of a 52-minute dashcam video that captured Sandra Bland’s arrest is being called into question. The Texas Dept. of Public Safety released the footage Tuesday night....