Fighting River Blindness in Africa [VIDEO]
The image shows a black fly with the Onchocerciasis parasite emerging from its antenna. The disease is transmitted by fly bites. According to the World Health Organization, Onchocerciasis, or... Nov 29, 2011
What's next for WikiLeaks?
In November 2010, the international non-profit organization WikiLeaks began releasing hundreds of thousands of sensitive United States diplomatic cables, containing classified information detailing... Jan 13, 2011
My News Roundups
Short summaries of the top global news. Gonzalo Paz-Soldan has contributed 10, including:
Neutrino experiment repeat at Cern finds same result The team that showed that neutrinos can travel faster than light repeated their experiment and disproved critics of the initial experiment who argued that the long bunches of neutrinos used could cause error.
Amanda Knox verdict as it happened Amanda Knox has been cleared of all charges and has returned to her hometown of Seattle from Italy. The jury's verdict on October 4 2011 has been the culmination of four riveting years of trials. However, the Italian authorities are back to "square one"
Alabama law scaring students away? An Alabama law that requires public schools to know the immigration status of students has caused over 2,000 students of Hispanic origin to be absent.