UK Covid cases are plummeting and no one knows why
on July 31, 2021 at 8:45 am
There's one menacing global traveler currently racing through countries faster than Phileas Fogg and its name is the Delta variant.
New York City restaurant unveils $200 french fries
on July 28, 2021 at 4:49 am
Jerome Powell, this story's for you.
People in Japan thought skate culture was dangerous. Now it's going mainstream
on July 23, 2021 at 1:05 pm
A teenager leaps into the air on his skateboard before thudding to the ground. Nearby, his friend rotates a board on his head while another uses zig-zags down […]
Dolly Parton recreates iconic Playboy cover
on July 21, 2021 at 1:22 pm
The celebrity fragrance may be primed for a comeback, with Dolly Parton announcing that her first-ever perfume, "Dolly -- Scent From Above," will launch Monday.
China debuts world's fastest train
on July 21, 2021 at 10:57 am
A maglev bullet train that can reach speeds of 600 kilometers per hour (373 miles per hour) has made its debut in Qingdao, China.
Researchers identify 14 living descendants of Leonardo da Vinci's family
on July 19, 2021 at 10:09 am
Decades-long research into Leonardo da Vinci's purported remains has revealed how many people currently alive can claim to be descendants of the family of the […]
When a woman stole his dog, this man didn't press charges. Instead, he's paying for her drug rehab
on July 18, 2021 at 5:59 pm
Drug addiction sabotaged Brayden Morton for five years. During that span, he attempted to get clean of fentanyl 16 times before he was successful.
The abandoned airport terminal where everything still works
on July 18, 2021 at 2:54 pm
"The first thing you notice about New Orleans are the burying grounds -- the cemeteries -- one of the best things there are here" wrote Bob Dylan in his 2004 […]
Lessons from Amazonia's remotest tribes
on July 16, 2021 at 2:59 pm
When you know Sebastião Salgado studied economics, something clicks in the great photographer's work. All the dots join up: the goldrush in Brazil, the oil […]
The assassination of Haiti's president is the latest challenge for CNN Heroes serving their nation
on July 15, 2021 at 11:52 pm
Before the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, CNN Heroes and their non-profits already faced significant challenges serving their communities. […]
This restaurant owner spends his free time fixing old cars and donating them to people in need
on July 11, 2021 at 9:17 pm
When Eliot Middleton was a little boy, he followed his father around everywhere, watching the talented mechanic carefully fix car after car.
Meet the scientist trying to travel back in time
on January 1, 2020 at 12:25 am
The past, it has been said, is a foreign country. And sometimes it's another country we yearn to visit.
A collector rescued 850,000 discarded negatives. This is what he found
on November 15, 2019 at 4:32 am
For the last decade, Thomas Sauvin has been purchasing discarded color negatives by the kilogram from a recycling plant outside Beijing. The old 35-millimeter […]
US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters
on September 18, 2019 at 4:44 pm
If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as […]
Miami's Little Haiti wasn't a target for developers. Until the seas started to rise
on July 12, 2019 at 3:14 pm
How rich people could help save the planet from the climate crisis
on July 12, 2019 at 9:20 am
Rich people don't just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us -- they also have bigger carbon footprints.
The unexpected side effects of tall buildings
on July 6, 2018 at 3:52 am
It's three o'clock. You're at work, struggling to focus during the afternoon lull. You gaze out of your office window, hoping for some relief, but instead you […]