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Sep 15, 2014 04:10 PM ET // AFP
State media reports that none of the rare fish were detected reproducing naturally in the polluted and crowded Yangtze river last year.
Sep 15, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Chinese are building islands in the South China sea, for air bases or ports. How is that done and how do they stay where you put them?
Sep 11, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The newly discovered dino-era pterosaur looks to have been built for scooping up fish -- a lot of them. Continue reading →
Aug 18, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A gorge formed by an earthquake and a violent river arrived quickly and could be gone in 50 years.
Aug 15, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The glaciers on the Tibetan plateau -- which provide freshwater for 2 billion people -- are warmer than in the past two millennia.
Aug 14, 2014 08:11 AM ET
It's massively in debt, to the tune of 17 trillion dollars, but the United States is still considered the wealthiest nation on Earth. Wait, what? Explain, please.
Aug 14, 2014 11:30 AM ET // AFP
At this restaurant, the staff is mechanical. They greet customers, deliver dishes to tables and even stir-fry food in the kitchen.
Aug 11, 2014 01:01 PM ET
The United States just pledged $14 billion to invest in African businesses and infrastructure, while China has been doing so for years. Here's why both are betting on Africa as the next big thing.
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