It’s starting to feel like my favorite time of year once more—the autumnal equinox took place last week.
Ornithologists in the Czech Republic, a volcanic eruption in Costa Rica, protests in Charlotte, Oktoberfest in Munich, an elephant demolition crew in India, and much more.
For hundreds of years, on the eighth month of the lunar calendar, people have gathered along the shores of China’s Qiantang River to witness the waves of its famous bore tide.
For the majority of Yemenis who live in the countryside, far from the centers of fighting, life was difficult to begin with, and for many, the war has had little impact.
Flying presidential candidates in California, a koala escapes an Australian flood, Paralympic events in Rio de Janeiro, a crocodile attack in Kenya, and much more.
Guedelon Castle is a project started in 1997, modeled on designs from the 13th century, and is being built using techniques and materials available to masons and builders 800 years ago.
The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1965, is an annual international showcase of the best in nature photography.
Robotic probes launched by NASA, the European Space Agency (ESA), and others are gathering information all across the solar system.
The 2016 Summer Paralympic Games have reached day 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A German sunrise, the opening of the 2016 Paralympics in Rio, the ‘Day Of The Goose’ in Spain, Roman soldiers on Hadrian’s Wall, and much more.
Earlier today, Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson was asked by a journalist “What would you do, if you were elected, about Aleppo?” Johnson replied with his own question: "What is Aleppo?"
The lack of available and affordable food in Venezuela has led to an increasing number of pets being dropped off at shelters, or simply abandoned in the streets.
In North Dakota, members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe have been joined by hundreds of other Native Americans and supporters in a protest against the ongoing construction of the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline.
The first day of school in France, Mark Zuckerberg meets the Pope, a murder re-enactment in Bali, a Bavarian ox race, and much more.
Every year, participants in the Burning Man Festival descend on the playa of Nevada’s Black Rock Desert to form a temporary city—a self-reliant community populated by performers, artists, free spirits, and more.
Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines, has continued his bloody war on illegal drugs, resulting in more than 2,000 violent deaths over the past two months.
The current active lava flow (named “61g”) from Hawaii's Kīlauea Volcano began as an eruption in May, and has spent months making its way to the shoreline.
Lenin underwater, a penguin weigh-in, monsoon flooding in India, an earthquake in central Italy, a deep blue lake in El Salvador, and much more.
Four Paws, an international animal welfare group, has just completed the removal of the surviving 15 animals from the Khan Younis Zoo—dubbed the “worst zoo in the world”—in the Gaza Strip
Central Italy was struck by a powerful, shallow, 6.2-magnitude earthquake at 3:36 am local time, devastating several mountain villages, and resulting in at least 73 deaths so far.