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Singapore Crushes Massive Ivory Haul on Eve of World Elephant Day

Singapore Crushes Massive Ivory Haul on Eve of World Elephant Day

Singapore began destroying nine tons of seized ivory Tuesday, the largest such action globally in recent years, including contraband tusks that came from more than 300 African elephants. The destruction by an industrial rock crusher was held on the eve of World Elephant Day, and aims to prevent t

China Promotes Its 'Heroic' Battle Against Virus in New Exhibition

China Promotes Its 'Heroic' Battle Against Virus in New Exhibition

Chinese workers raise their fists beside a red communist flag in a painting displayed at a Beijing museum, one of nearly 200 works put together for a propaganda exhibition that hails, not the Maoist past, but the "heroic deeds" of frontline medics fighting the coronavirus. Since the discovery of

Oldest Enzyme in Cellular Respiration Isolated

In the first billion years, there was no oxygen on Earth. Life developed in an anoxic environment.

Windsor Castle Reopens Terrace Garden to Public After 40 Years

Windsor Castle Reopens Terrace Garden to Public After 40 Years

Windsor Castle, one of the official residences of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, is to open its East Terrace Garden to the public for the first time in more than 40 years. Visitors to the castle, where the queen spent the last few months during Britain's lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic befor

Final Decision on Upcoming School Year in Saudi Arabia Remains Pending

Final Decision on Upcoming School Year in Saudi Arabia Remains Pending

Will students attend school this year? Or will remote classes become the new norm?

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