Sunday, September 23, 2018


A female narwhal surfaces in an open area surrounded by sea ice in western Greenland

Greenland and The Hunt for Better Climate Science

By Alister Doyle, Elizabeth Culliford and Lucas Jackson GREENLAND (Reuters)  Flying over eastern Greenland, the NASA scientists stared down from a Gulfstream jet as it followed...
Electric car is charged at the charging station at the front of the German utility E.ON headquarters in Essen

Germany to Reach Target of 1 Million Electric Cars Later than Planned

BERLIN (Reuters)  Germany will likely have to delay its target of having 1 million electric vehicles on the road by two years to 2022, according...
A woman buys vegetables at a supermarket in Buenos Aires

Low-Carb Diet Better When It Includes More Vegetables, Nuts

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  People who cut back on carbohydrates may end up increasing their risk of premature death if they load their plates with...
The Wider Image: In Greenland, a glacier's collapse shows climate impact

In Greenland, A Glacier’s Collapse Shows Climate Impact

By Lucas Jackson TASILLAQ, Greenland (Reuters)  Perched on a cliff above Greenland’s Helheim glacier, I tried calling my wife in New York on a satellite phone....
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, leaves the annual Easter Sunday service at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in Windsor

French Court Dismisses Appeal over Topless Photos of British Duchess

PARIS (Reuters) A French court on Wednesday threw out an appeal by celebrity magazine Closer against a 2017 ruling that it invaded the privacy...
Women's sexual health after menopause may be best treated by gynecologists

Women’s Sexual Health after Menopause May Be Best Treated by Gynecologists

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Postmenopausal women who experience problems like vaginal dryness, painful intercourse or urinary incontinence may want to see a gynecologist instead of...
Audi unveils its first production all-electric vehicle, the e-tron sport utility vehicle at an event in Richmond

Audi Launches Electric SUV in Tesla’s Backyard, with Assist from Amazon

By Joseph White SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) German luxury car brand Audi on Monday staged the global launch of a new electric sport utility vehicle on...
Metal skulls, a part of Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin's artwork "Chamber of Immortality", is pictured in Istanbul

With Metal Skulls and Horns, Turkish Artist Re-Interprets Ancient Stories

By Bulent Usta ISTANBUL (Reuters)  In a disused hangar in Istanbul, Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin uses thousands of metal human skulls and twisting, spiky animal horns...
A man flicks ashes from his cigarette over a dustbin in Shanghai

Chemical in Cigarette Smoke May Damage Important Aspect of Vision

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Exposure to a chemical in tobacco smoke could make it more difficult for people to see in low-contrast conditions, such...