Rome's Colosseum, historic home to gladiator battles and the symbol of the ancient Roman Empire, will now have all levels open to the public. Built up five levels, the amphitheater—built between 70 and 80 AD—once held 50,000 to 80,000 spectators who cheered on as battles took place on the circular floor. Though the Colosseum is one of Rome's top tourist attractions, many areas have remained closed to the public for safety reasons.
Located in the company's hometown of Billund, Denmark, the highly anticipated LEGO House recently opened its doors to the public.
Hurricane season in the United States is in full force.
The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, typically draw thousands of astronomers and photographers each year, as this spectacular, natural light show dances across the sky. But, this weekend you may not need to jet off to Iceland or Norway to get a glimpse of the colorful sky.
Illustrator Maria Fabrizio starts her day like many of us—she reads the news.
Celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is set to open her own museum in October 2017.
Costa Rica is taking a firm stance against plastic pollution. Already known for its incredible work in reversing deforestation in the country, they are now tackling the issue of single-use plastic and the waste it causes. In fact, by 2021 Costa Rica has pledged to ban all single-use plastics. While everywhere from New Dehli to California has passed legislation banning plastic bags and disposables, the Costa Rica pledge is quite ambitious.
For the first time last week, reporters were invited inside the excavation of an ancient Roman neighborhood in a town...
In a series of tweets, SpaceX and Tesla owner Elon Musk gave commuters on the East Coast a reason to...
Leaders from across the globe met in Hamburg, Germany for the 12th G20 Summit last week. Intended as a means to discuss “issues of global significance,” this year's event focused on trade, the ongoing refugee crisis, counter-terrorism, and women's workplace rights.
If you’ve ever taken a course on American history, you're probably familiar with artist John Trumbull's iconic painting, Declaration of Independence.
The disappearance of Amelia Earhart is one bewildering mystery that we're still trying to solve.