World Space Week: This week, organizations across the globe celebrate the 11th annual World Space Week, which highlights the contributions of space science and technology to life on Earth.
10/04/2010 04:31 pm
Banned Books Week is often celebrated by making lists of banned volumes. But what is the fate of the writers behind those titles?
10/01/2010 09:05 am
US drones have stepped up bombing raids to combat new alliances cropping up between disparate militants coming to Pakistan's North Waziristan region.
09/16/2010 07:42 am
Four recommendations for how the United Nations peacekeeping force in Congo can better protect civilians from abuses committed by rebel groups.
09/09/2010 09:46 am
How anti-Muslim sentiment is different in European countries than in America.
09/05/2010 12:10 pm
Sept. 1 episode of Bravo's reality show, 'Top Chef', featured a space-food challenge from NASA. The winner, Angelo Sosa, will have his short rib dish flown into orbit.
09/02/2010 06:29 pm
Qaddafi says having a railway system is crucial. Libya is the only country in North Africa without one.
09/01/2010 12:00 pm
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Terrorism & Security Russia's Medvedev talks terrorism, drug trade with Afghanistan, Pakistan leaders
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev hosted leaders from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tajikistan in Sochi, Russia, on Wednesday. Militancy and the drug trade are increasing threats to Russia's security.
08/18/2010 11:53 am
Ramadan 2010, USA-style, includes streaming footage of Friday prayer sermons as Muslims seek to counter rising anti-Islamic sentiment. Saudi Arabia unveils a new clock, while Morocco makes do with makeshift tents after 1,256 mosques were closed.
08/11/2010 07:52 am