Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:19

UN soldiers patrol the road where Italy’s ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo was killed. Photo by ALEXIS HUGUET/AFP via Getty Images...

Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:16

Lorena De Vita, Utrecht University and Amir Taha, University of Amsterdam It was a short message to end a short war. On February 26 1991, Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz put his signature...

Friday, 26 February 2021 19:23

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine only requires one dose. Phill Magoke/AFP via Getty Images Maureen Ferran, Rochester Institute of...

Friday, 26 February 2021 19:21

Sarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News February 26, 2021 This story also ran on Fortune. It can be republished for free. The World Health Organization greenlighted...

Wednesday, 24 February 2021 11:30

Could God travel faster than the speed of light? robert_s/Shutterstock Monica Grady, The Open University I still believed in God (I am now an...

Monday, 22 February 2021 13:16

Medical staff check each others protective suits. Photo by SUMY SADURNI/AFP via Getty Images Mosoka Fallah, University of Liberia News of a new...

Monday, 22 February 2021 13:12

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox.Series:...

Monday, 22 February 2021 13:11

The New York Times Facebook site on Feb. 18, 2021 as seen in Melbourne, Australia: Empty. Robert Cianflone/Getty Images Vanessa Freije, University...

Saturday, 20 February 2021 10:49

Rost9/Shutterstock Alasdair Mackenzie, University of Aberdeen and Andreas Kolb, University of Aberdeen When President Bill Clinton took to a...

Saturday, 20 February 2021 10:45

Supporters of different Somali opposition presidential candidates protest over delayed elections in Mogadishu on February 19, 2021. Photo by -/AFP via Getty...

Saturday, 20 February 2021 10:42

Rejoining the Paris Agreement is just the first step toward U.S. green global leadershipFebruary 19, 2021 — A U.S. president announced America’s distancing from the most significant climate treaty...

Friday, 19 February 2021 07:22

The National Guard joined forces with FEMA to launch a mass vaccination site in Los Angeles. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images Brian J....

Thursday, 18 February 2021 10:57

A large number of women have joined the protests against new farm laws in India. Sanchit Khanna/Hindustan Times via Getty Images Surupa Gupta,...

Thursday, 18 February 2021 10:57

The discussion of payments from the federal government comes as the administration focuses on racial equity. Errin Haines Originally published by The 19th House lawmakers on Wednesday debated...

Thursday, 18 February 2021 10:54

Young Angolans protest for bettter living conditions in the capital Luanda in 2020. EFE-EPA Ross Harvey, University of Johannesburg In...

Tuesday, 16 February 2021 06:27

Landing on Mars is extremely difficult. NASA/JPL-Caltech Andrew Coates, UCL Following “seven minutes of terror” after it reaches Mars’ upper...

Monday, 15 February 2021 04:04

shutterstock Jane Duncan, University of Johannesburg South Africa’s Constitutional Court has declared the law which governs the...

Monday, 15 February 2021 02:28

AAP/EPA/Michael Reynolds Jennifer S. Hunt, Australian National University Twice-impeached former US President Donald Trump has evaded...

Monday, 15 February 2021 02:25

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox.MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Rosalyn Campbell and her...

Saturday, 13 February 2021 07:35

Daniel Merino, The Conversation and Gemma Ware, The Conversation In episode two of The Conversation Weekly podcast we talk to academic experts about the tense situation in Myanmar following...

Saturday, 13 February 2021 07:32

Children’s brain development rely on interaction with other kids. sutadimages/Shutterstock Barbara Jacquelyn Sahakian, University of Cambridge;...

Friday, 12 February 2021 09:27

Michelle Bentley, Royal Holloway The tenth anniversary of the Arab Spring has been an opportunity for some to declare the protests a failure – not least in the face of ongoing conflict in...

Friday, 12 February 2021 09:24

Gavin Brown, University of Liverpool After Tesla announced it has invested US$1.5 billion in bitcoin and expects to start accepting the cryptocurrency as a payment for its electric vehicles...

Thursday, 11 February 2021 06:23

Ethiopian refugees, who fled fighting in Tigray, receive snacks at a Sudanese border reception centre in November 2020. Photo by ASHRAF SHAZLY/AFP via Getty...

Thursday, 11 February 2021 04:22

Dark matter can be inferred from an assortment of physical clues in the universe. NASA Benjamin Brubaker, University of Colorado...

Wednesday, 10 February 2021 08:19

Militarised conservation has had unfortunate consequences. Shutterstock Tafadzwa Mushonga, University of Pretoria As cases of poaching rise...

Wednesday, 10 February 2021 08:16

heliray/Shutterstock Humphrey Southall, University of Portsmouth The purpose of a city is to allow people to live and work close together,...

Wednesday, 10 February 2021 08:14

Christina Bennett February 9, 2021 When her gynecologist recommended genetic testing, Mai Tran was reluctant.“I didn’t really want to do it,” recalled Tran, who had just turned 21...

Tuesday, 09 February 2021 10:05

AAP/AP/Frank Augstein Anne Twomey, University of Sydney We all know the queen can’t refuse assent to a bill just because she doesn’t like...

Tuesday, 09 February 2021 10:03

Supporters wave national and military flags in Yangon, Myanmar after the military staged a coup. AP Photo/Thein Zaw Anders C. Hardig, American...

Monday, 08 February 2021 09:05

Cameroon’s Roger Milla held aloft at the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. RENARD eric/Corbis via Getty Images Wycliffe W. Njororai Simiyu,...

Monday, 08 February 2021 09:03

Yuanming Wang, University of Sydney and Tara Murphy, University of Sydney We’ve all looked up at night and admired the brightly shining stars. Beyond making a gorgeous...

Sunday, 07 February 2021 07:07

The reform of the operations of the African Union is key to its future. US Department of State/Flickr Linda Darkwa, University of Ghana The...

Saturday, 06 February 2021 14:48

Will Stone and Carrie Feibel, NPR News February 5, 2021 This story also ran on NPR. It can be republished for free. Counting the dead is one of the first, somber steps...

Friday, 05 February 2021 15:50

North Korea has a long history of hacking targets in the U.S. Chris Price/Flickr, CC BY-ND Paulo Shakarian, Arizona State University North...

Friday, 05 February 2021 15:33

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in 1955. AP Photo Alexander Kurov, West Virginia University Shares of GameStop and other...

Thursday, 04 February 2021 17:00

Dr Natasha Hurley-Walker (Curtin / ICRAR) and The GLEAM Team, CC BY-NC Kathryn Ross, Curtin University and Natasha Hurley-Walker, Curtin...

Thursday, 04 February 2021 16:56

Catherine Armstrong, Loughborough University Non-binary and trans people have always been here, not least in every recorded society from the ancient world onwards. Why is it then that...

Thursday, 04 February 2021 16:51

All eyes on Mars. Kevin Gill/Flickr Steffi Paladini, Birmingham City University Looking at its achievements over the past decade, nobody...

Wednesday, 03 February 2021 02:36

h. Michael W. Charney, SOAS, University of London The military once again hold the reins of power in Myanmar. Citing constitutional provisions...

Tuesday, 02 February 2021 08:33

Adam Simpson, University of South Australia and Nicholas Farrelly, University of Tasmania Just before the newly elected members of Myanmar’s parliament were due to be sworn in today, the...

Tuesday, 02 February 2021 08:27

Subir Sinha, SOAS, University of London The storming of the Red Fort in Delhi on January 26 marked an escalation of tensions between the Indian government – led by Prime Minister Narendra...

Tuesday, 02 February 2021 08:24

Bhavani Shankar, University of Sheffield India’s farmers have been protesting since the autumn, with a growing intensity that culminated in a violent breaching of barriers in the Red Fort...

Monday, 01 February 2021 07:52

Nasa’s Space Launch System. Nasa Gareth Dorrian, University of Birmingham and Ian Whittaker, Nottingham Trent University No-one has visited...

Monday, 01 February 2021 07:48

Protesters oppose riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny on January 31, 2021 in Moscow, Russia. Oleg Nikishin/Getty...

Sunday, 31 January 2021 07:33

American and Cuban flags hang from a wall with an old camera hung in between in Havana, Cuba, on Jan. 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa) John...

Sunday, 31 January 2021 07:28

Sen. Bernie Sanders (far right) attended the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 20, 2021. (Caroline Brehman/Pool via...

Sunday, 31 January 2021 07:25

Shutterstock Daniel Angus, Queensland University of Technology On January 13 the Australian Financial Review reported Google had removed some...