Huge magma blobs can spread ripples across the earth's surface, a new study suggests.
06/28/2010 05:53 pm
As the G8 countries this weekend emphasized the need for more accountability on their aid pledges, relief groups decried the fact that many pledges made at previous G8 summits have gone unmet.
06/27/2010 12:42 pm
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Butterbeer, Gryffindor scarves, and magic wands are all inside 'The Wizarding World of Harry Potter' - a new Harry Potter theme park.
06/19/2010 11:44 am
Harry Potter theme park? The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opens to the public Friday.
06/18/2010 09:45 am
Wizarding World of Harry Potter: The Hogwarts-themed minipark inside Universal's Islands of Adventure amusement park opens to the public on Friday. Here's what's inside.
06/17/2010 03:41 pm
Today's Brazil vs. North Korea match is set to be the most lopsided game in a long time. But the lackluster World Cup could use some goals – and some of that old Brazilian magic.
06/15/2010 03:26 pm
No self-respecting World Cup Group of Death should be caught dead with soccer lightweight North Korea in it. Yes, the rogue nation's leader routinely threatens to turn South Korea into a 'sea of fire.' But North Korea poses little threat on the soccer pitch.
06/15/2010 01:23 pm
The BP oil spill has drawn attention to companies' safety records in the North Sea, where an oil rig explosion killed 167 men three decades ago. A coauthor of a report on that catastrophe says that practices have changed little since then.
06/11/2010 05:51 pm