Science

Philippine volcano spreads lava almost 2 miles from crater

Jan 24, 2018

Lava fountaining regularly from the Philippines' most active volcano has flowed nearly 2 miles from the crater in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption

Quake shakes Indonesia's Java, students injured

Jan 23, 2018

A moderately strong earthquake has shaken the Indonesian island of Java, damaging hundreds of homes and injuring eight students at a school where a roof collapsed

Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 56,000 people flee

Jan 23, 2018

The Philippines' most active volcano has spewed fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes anew in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent more than 56,000 villagers fleeing to evacuation centers

Mayon volcano has an explosive eruption and Philippine authorities have raised alert to level four

Jan 22, 2018

Mayon volcano has an explosive eruption and Philippine authorities have raised alert to level four

Thai police arrest suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking

Jan 20, 2018

Thai police have arrested a suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking who allegedly fueled much of Asia's illegal trade for over a decade

China calls deadly tanker collision 'unprecedented'

Jan 19, 2018

A Chinese official says the explosion and sinking of an Iranian oil tanker in the East China Sea was without precedent, creating enormous difficulties for rescue and recovery efforts

Thai court drops royal insult charges against academic

Jan 17, 2018

A Thai military court has dropped royal insult charges against an 84-year old Thai historian who questioned whether a Thai King had actually defeated a Burmese adversary in combat on elephant-back over 500 years ago

Glowing red lava causes more to flee from Philippine volcano

Jan 16, 2018

Glowing-red lava has spurted in a fountain and flowed down the Philippines' most active volcano in a stunning display of its fury that has sent more than 34,000 villagers fleeing to safety

Lifelike robots made in Hong Kong meant to win over humans

Jan 16, 2018

David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super intelligent genius machines" that can help solve mankind's most challenging problems

Glowing red lava rolls down slopes of Philippine volcano

Jan 16, 2018

Glowing red lava was rolling down the slopes of a Philippine volcano as authorities maintain a warning of a possible hazardous eruption

Sign up now!