What noise a walrus makes, how humpback whales have whiskers, why whale watching is important, and other ocean questions you maybe never thought to ask.
The Jesuits at the University of Central America carry on the legacy of Daniel Berrigan, S.J. and other anti-war activists.
For the 25th anniversary of World Press Freedom Day, the U.N. tackles fake news and censorship, and the paper gets maybe a little too far into our feelings.
Although for some of us Earth Day brings to mind little more than a vague memory of Jane Goodall, environmentalism is not just beleaguered blue whales or the plight of the panda.
On Thursday March 8, the world got a little bit weirder as the North Korean delegation to the U.S. announced that their supreme leader (are we living in a superhero action movie?), Kim Jong-un, invited U.S. president, Donald Trump, to meet with him in North Korea. It got even crazier when the White House released a press statement later that day stating that the president had accepted the invitation.
It has been over a year since the FBI first informed us that our election was hacked by agents of the Russian government. It was revealed that potentially a member of the Trump team, maybe even the president himself had colluded with Russia agents to give himself a boost over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 Presidential election. Results have been relatively inconclusive over the past year. At the start of this investigation, Special Counsel Robert “Sherlock Holmes” Muller was assigned to oversee the investigation into whether or not the Trump campaign did in fact commit treason.
Apparently, Tinder is working with Change.Org and Alex Ohanian, the executive chairman and co-founder of Reddit as well as the husband of Serena Williams, to petition Unicode for interracial couples to be represented in emojis.
The 2018 Winter Olympics kicked off in PyeongChang, South Korea with the opening ceremony on Friday, February 9. The competition actually kicked off a couple days early on the 7 for sports like Alpine Skiing and luge. Additionally, because of the time difference between here and South Korea, NBC started broadcasting the figure skating team event on Thursday, probably so they could make more money in ads, but hey figure skating is one of the most popular Winter Olympic sports.
Vice President Pence offends at most non-offensive event ever.
On Tuesday, February 6th, SpaceX launched its first Falcon Heavy rocket into space, which was mostly successful in completing its mission of shooting a Tesla Roadster into orbit around Mars.