Hero cat, imperiled bees and the worst school assignment… ever?

May 15, 2014

 

The Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft approaches the International Space Station  in this NASA image released on September 26, 2013. REUTERS/NASA

The Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft approaches the International Space Station in this NASA image released on September 26, 2013. REUTERS/NASA

Gallery: In space, no one can hear your sanctions

Russia and the West’s conflict over Ukraine puts the International Space Station’s future into question.

 

Losing the war on smog

Beijing’s environmental inspectors struggle to keep up with the country’s massive pollution problem.

 

Honey, that’s not so sweet

The honey bee, crucial to pollinating crops, is dying off at an alarming rate.

 

At least there’s no G train there

President Obama has one request for his latte-sipping, East Coast, liberal supporters: Move to North Dakota. Please.

 

And you thought your summer reading was bad

Fury erupts when Austrian students are asked to write a report on an essay written by a well-known Nazi apologist.

 

Bring it on – I have nine lives!

A YouTube video showing a house cat saving a young boy from a dog attack goes viral.

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