Throng of 35,000 walruses is largest ever recorded on land, sign of warming arctic
Throng of 35,000 walruses is largest ever recorded on land, sign of warming arctic

A mass of thousands of walruses were spotted hauled up on land in northwest Alaska during NOAA aerial surveys earlier this week. An estimated…

Germany Scraps Tuition Fees
Germany Scraps Tuition Fees

All German universities will offer free higher education starting this week, after the region of Lower Saxony changed its policies to fit with the…

Call It Out: American Anti-LGBT Organization Makes Moves in Slovakia
Call It Out: American Anti-LGBT Organization Makes Moves in Slovakia

This week the American anti-LGBT group Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) filed an amicus brief in a Slovakian court to bolster attempts to hold a…

Tanzania: New Constitution Boosts Gender Parity
Tanzania: New Constitution Boosts Gender Parity

[Daily News]ON Monday, this week, the Draft Committee of the Constituent Assembly (CA) completed its work and officially presented the corrected…

The Criminal Indictment That Could Finally Hit Spyware Makers Hard
The Criminal Indictment That Could Finally Hit Spyware Makers Hard

The indictment this week of the man behind an app designed for surreptitiously monitoring cellphone activity is only the second federal case filed…

Photo of the Week: conflict-affected children
Photo of the Week: conflict-affected children

This week’s Photo of the Week by Tanya Bindra is of three-week-old Francine Melissa as she sleeps at the displacement site where she and her…