Today's Google Doodle reminds us that without the meticulous work of Gregor Mendel, evolutionary biology would make no sense.
Swetha P. Jasti from Olathe, Kan., keeps a tight grip while spelling her first word during round two of the National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Md.
Israeli security forces take up positions during clashes with Palestinian youths, in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiyeh. The clashes started after a protest against Israel's house demolitions in Issawiyeh.
The connections of the old Habsburg Empire have reappeared, post cold war, but regional identity has not.
Skilled musicians – and favorable economics – lure filmmakers to this ad hoc symphony for new scores.