In a landmark victory for the planet, over 190 countries agreed to a sweeping agreement to protect 30% of Earth’s land and water by 2030. The historic deal was announced at the UN Biodiversity Conference (CBD-COP 15) in Montreal. The pledge comes after these countries agreed to adopt the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF) on the final day of negotiations.
Around the world, governments and health organizations have come up with regulations and campaigns to deter the use of cigarettes,...
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and the spirit of his country have been named TIME’s 2022 Person of the Year. The annual announcement was revealed on Wednesday, December 7 in recognition that Zelenskyy has kept the world’s attention trained on Ukraine as the Russian invasion is now going on 10 months without an end in sight.
When Bette Nash was a teenager in the early 1950s, she took her first flight out of Reagan National Airport.
Ever since 22-year-old Mahsa Amini was arrested by the Iranian morality police for not wearing the hijab properly and died in their...
Soccer Player Tyler Adams Gracefully Answers Loaded Question About Discrimination From Iranian Reporter
The World Cup is, conceptually, a joyful occasion for all nations to come together to celebrate the most popular sport in the world. However, geopolitical tensions don't just evaporate the moment the first whistle blows, and some friction may sneak through—especially since it's a good time to make statements, given the whole world is watching. This seems to be the driving force behind the question U.S.
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Delicious feasts and families getting together weren't the only celebrations happening on Thanksgiving.
Old houses hold many secrets which only emerge with chance and time. A Scottish plumber named Peter Allan was working on the heating pipes of just such a house when he encountered something strange: an antique bottle secreted beneath the floorboards. Opened by Eilidh Stimpson—the resident of the house—and her two children, the bottle was revealed to contain a fascinating note written in 1887.
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Muslim Women From the Indian Region of Kerala Set Hijab on Fire in Solidarity With Iranian Protesters
After the death of Mahsa Amini, who fell into a coma and then died while in custody of Iran's morality...