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LONDON — It's a one-way ticket, but don't worry: You'll live there longer than back home on Earth, says Bas Lansdorp. As he addresses a room full of entrepreneurs, …
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A suspected U.S. drone strike killed an alleged militant in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, intelligence officials … More » Unmanned aerial vehicle drones
President Barack Obama's Kenyan-born uncle, who ignored a deportation order more than two decades ago, on Tuesday was … More » Onyango Obama, President Barack Obama's Kenyan-born uncle
By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - Many governments are woefully unprepared for an epidemic of dementia currently affecting 44 million people worldwide and set to more than treble to 135 million …
South Africa will mourn today for Nelson Mandela, the internationally-beloved champion of peace and equality who fought to end racial apartheid. But the world, including Canada, will mourn with them. …
Mandela served 27 years in prison, spending many of those years at Robben Island Prison, off Cape Town.
The long … More » Robben Island
Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at age 95 of complications from a recurring lung infection.
A chief's son. Pioneer. Revolutionary. Prisoner. Statesman. Elder.
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Hikaru Cho creates mind-bending body art using acrylic paint.
You can see more of Cho's … More » Trippy body-painting will make you look twice
Ten beached whales have died and rescuers were trying to save dozens more that were swimming in dangerously shallow waters … More » Dozens of pilot whales stranded in Florida
Iceland is known as the 'Land of Fire and Ice' and these images capture the essence of that perfectly. Incredible … More » Land of Fire and Ice