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The government of French Polynesia has signed an agreement with an American company called Seasteading Institute to consider building the world’s first floating city....

The new year dawned cold for Europe as temperatures fell sharply in countries such as Poland, Greece, Turkey and Serbia. Rivers like the Danube...

On January 10, ten days before he stepped down as President of the United States (US), Barack Obama gave his last official speech. One...

Nikki Haley, whose parents emigrated from India to the United States (US) many years ago, has been selected by Donald Trump, the next President...

Astronaut Shane Kimbrough has some unusual duties. In addition to his regular work on board the International Space Station (ISS), he is also the...

Cuban leader Fidel Castro passed away on November 25th. Leader of a small island in the Caribbean, Castro went on to become a world...

On Tuesday, November 29, the sand dunes of Saudi Arabia turned white with unexpected snow. This occurred in the central and north-western parts of...

American song writer Bob Dylan has been chosen for the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature. This is a historic decision as it is the...

The amount of ice in the Arctic Ocean has dipped to 4.14 million square kilometres-this is the second lowest it has ever been and...

It was Roald Dahl’s 101st birthday on September 13 and to celebrate, the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) included six words used or coined (invented)...