Scientists have debunked the Greek tale of Icarus who died after flying too close to the Sun, claiming that the mythological character could have soared as close to the Sun as he wanted.
Janet Yellen, the first woman to lead the US Federal Reserve, pop star Miley Cyrus and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly were among the 41 women in the Time 100, the most women ever included in the magazine
Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor said on Tuesday as the writer’s compatriots held a musical tribute to him
A rare postcard menu from a second class restaurant on the doomed liner Titanic — one of the only two of its kind to exist — is expected to fetch a staggering $135,000 at an auction.
Spider-Man star Andrew Garfield was left scrambling for words when Emma Stone, his co-star in the film and real-life girlfriend, interrupted him while he was explaining how sewing is a feminine thing
Chimpa- nzees may throw tantrums like toddlers, but their total brain size suggests they have more self-control than, say, a gerbil or fox squirrel, according to a new study.
In a chance discovery, astronomers have spotted an ‘upside-down’ planet in the first ever “self-lensing” binary star system confirmed about 2,600 light-years away.
Singer Gwen Stefani’s wedding dress is all set to go on display at a prominent museum in London as part of an exhibition showcasing gowns from stars’ big days.
Scientists have discovered a new mineral in Western Australia that is unique in structure and composition among the world’s 4,000 known mineral species.