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'American Horror Story: 1984' frightens fans with portrayal of real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez

Entertainment - Fri, 09/20/2019 - 01:19
"American Horror Story: 1984" is turning up the fright level by featuring a plot line that includes real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez, also known as "the Night Stalker," in the new season.

Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN

Science & Nature - Fri, 09/20/2019 - 00:28
The global effort to tackle emissions will be debated at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.

Climate change: Arctic expedition to drift in sea-ice for a year

Science & Nature - Fri, 09/20/2019 - 00:24
Germany will embed its Polarstern research ship in sea-ice for a year-long study of the climate.

Rare footage of Russian warning shots fired at sea

World - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 23:45
CNN's Brian Todd reports about the relationship between Russia and North Korea after a tense confrontation at sea.

Cher killed it on 'America's Got Talent'

Entertainment - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 22:06
As if we didn't know Cher's got talent.

Bird populations in US and Canada down 3bn in 50 years

Science & Nature - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 18:06
Scientists conclude the major factor is habitat loss driven by human activity.

China's new mega-airport ready to open

World - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 17:28

Katy Perry explains why she ended her feud with Taylor Swift

Entertainment - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 17:16
They did it for their fans.

'Breaking Bad' wasn't done for Aaron Paul and Vince Gilligan

Entertainment - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 17:06
"What happened to Jesse?"

Denisovans: Face of long-lost human relative unveiled

Science & Nature - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 16:13
The reconstructions offer the first glimpse of what the Denisovan looked like.

Fish waste-based alternative to plastic wins Dyson Award

Science & Nature - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:51
MarinaTex is an alternative to the single-use plastics such as those used in sandwich packets.

Drone catches shark stalking a surfer

World - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:38
Amateur drone operator Christopher Joye noticed a shark heading for a surfer in Australia. Here's how he intervened.

Huawei unveils Mate 30 phone without Google apps

World - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:23
Huawei is about to find out just how important Google is to its global smartphone business.

BBC Briefing on energy: how do I use it?

Science & Nature - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 14:31
Your downloadable guide to the UK's energy system and why it must change to meet climate pledges.

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is...

Entertainment - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 14:24
Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants.

'Ad Astra' launches Brad Pitt into cerebral sci-fi realm

Entertainment - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 14:02
Add "Ad Astra" to the shrinking ranks of cerebral science fiction, a movie that explores the great mysteries against an epic interstellar backdrop. Yet the movie works as well as it does thanks largely to its human component -- specifically, Brad Pitt as the intrepid, emotionally aloof astronaut who braves facing his past to try saving humanity's future.
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