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World leaders and teen activist Greta Thunberg gather for more climate talks, as the crisis worsens.
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Takahiro Ikeda spins on the back wheel of his BMX bike at an event in Hong Kong.
He has appeared in several magazine spreads, performed in the Cirque du Soleil, and enjoyed celebrity-style media coverage. That's because ...
A Siamese crocodile in Cambodia
Endangered Siamese crocodiles in Cambodia are highly valued - but more dead than alive. Their patterned skin, when converted into leather handbags, is ...
What do China's Forbidden City, the Giza Necropolis, in Egypt, and Vigan City, in the Philippines, have in common? They've all been listed as World Heritage ...
From left: C.Y. Leung, Xi Jinping, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, Francois Hollande, Antonis Samaras and Vladimir Putin
So the first half of 2012 has passed. Which brings us closer to the end of the world - if the Mayan calendar is to be believed. We have another six months ...
Seoul mayor Park Won-soon has promised to take care of the poor and needy.
The mayor of Seoul, Park Won-soon, may look like an ordinary citizen with an ordinary face and an ordinary haircut, but he is no ordinary government official.
This lioness sparked a dispute between lions that upset the ecological balance in Africa, allowing hyenas to gain superiority over the big cats.
The legendary beauty Helen of Troy, who had many powerful admirers, is known as the "face that launched a thousand ships" for her part in inciting the Trojan War.
Simon Wheatley was struck by the contrast between London's grim and vibrant sights.
From the summer of 1998 until January 2010, British photographer Simon Wheatley found himself captivated by a run-down council estate surrounded by derelict ...
Wayde King (left) and Brett Raymer of Acrylic Tank Manufacturing (ATM)
Marriage brought Wayde King and Brett Raymer together - well, sort of. They're brothers-in-law: King (above left with Raymer) is married to Raymer's sister ...
Heather Nichols on her graduation day, after receiving a full scholarship from the Seita Scholars programme.
When Heather Nichols strolled across the stage at Western Michigan University’s Miller Auditorium, the former foster youth was handed more than her ...
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In 2004, Salman Khan uploaded a video onto the internet. It was a tutorial in maths for the benefit of his 13-year-old cousin, Nadia. Little did Khan know ...