| Jan 10, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Intelligent Design: If the male nursery web spider were a human, he would be sternly denounced as a vulgar cad. Researcher Maria Jose Albo of Denmark's Aarhus University told Live Science in November that the spiders typically obtain sex by making...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Everyone knows the names. Yvette. Kellie. Francena.
Hampton track and field coach Maurice Pierce's next goal is to construct a formidable, top-to-bottom team, and the first step is keeping the area's best talent at HU.
The Lady Pirates' profile has...
| Oct 9, 2012
Longtime celebrity publicist
Lois Smith, 85, a longtime New York City publicist who worked with celebrities including Marilyn Monroe, Robert Redford and Martin Scorsese, died Sunday from a brain hemorrhage after taking a fall during a trip to...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:04 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have found two distinct genetic "signatures" for prostate cancer that may help doctors predict which patients have aggressive tumors, and designed experimental blood tests to read those genetic signs like barcodes.
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:11 PM
"The Elephant Keepers’ Children” by Peter Hoeg. Translated from Danish by Martin Aitken. Other Press, 512 pages, $27.95.
On the island of Fino, Denmark, Peter, 14, has an older brother, Hans, and an older sister, Tilte. Their father is a...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:25 AM
JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — I'm in Israel on my second visit in as many months, and I'm riding in an electric car on a conveyer belt through what gives every impression of being a car wash. But there's no soap, and the car doesn't clean. Instead, my car,...
| May 15, 2012
| 12:56 PM
From high above the earth, an astronaut launched the latest report card on the health of the planet which once again paints an alarming image of over-consumption and exploitation.
In a recorded message, Andre Kuipers, an astronaut with the European Space...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:36 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a new study from Denmark, people who had taken aspirin, ibuprofen and related painkillers -- especially at high doses and for years at a time -- were less likely to get skin cancer, compared to those who rarely used those...
| Nov 8, 2012
In the late 18th century — as America was on the cusp of revolting to free itself from the tyranny of arbitrary rule by people born to privilege and laws, medicine and freedoms constrained by religious superstition — Europe was, state by...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Put some fun into your collections and start hunting for old or new figurines, plates and drinking mugs that were meant to be jokes. Puzzle mugs date back to the 1700s. They were popular in taverns. When a patron was tipsy, the bartender poured ale into a...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:47 PM
A crowd of 500 people were left stunned after a video of a student having sex was played during his school's graduation festivities.
The shocking incident happened during a video presentation at the Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium in Denmark where graduates...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 3:16 PM
BATUMI, Georgia (Reuters) - If it's Tuesday, this must be Batumi.
A sunny day in early June finds U.S. Secretary of StateHillary Clinton in Georgia's Black Sea resort of Batumi, a beach town decidedly off the beaten path of high-level diplomacy.