Amazon founder Jeff Bezos announced he would commit $10 billion of his own money "to explore new ways of fighting the devastating impact of climate change." The Bezos Earth Fund will finance scientists, activists and organizations working to "preserve and protect the natural world."
The U.S. government is trying to stop Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei from dominating the 5G market. The outcome of the dispute could change the future of the internet.
The coronavirus that has caused more than 1,300 deaths in China is also dragging the country's economy to a crawl. Will the impact spread to the rest of the world?
The poor future prospects of traditional livestock farming have led scientists to search for an alternative way to meet the world's protein needs. A popular suggestion is making insects part of the average diet.
A deadly outbreak that started in China has spread to countries around the world. Are world leaders making the right choices in their efforts to stem the epidemic?
Harry and Meghan's announcement that they were stepping back from royal duties sent shockwaves through the monarchy. What caused them to walk away?
Some of the factors that make the Australia's landscapes beautiful and its wildlife so charmingly unique also make the country particularly vulnerable to wildfires.
Meetings to celebrate the 70th anniversary of NATO have been marred by infighting, public jabs and disagreements. Is the international alliance on the brink of collapse?
President Donald Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops out of parts of Syria has led to concerns that it may lead to Kurdish fighters in the area being slaughtered and a revival of ISIS. Are these worries founded?
Young activists, led by 16-year old Greta Thunberg, have brought new energy into the fight to combat climate change. Can their enthusiasm bring real change or will they be stymied by politics and business interests?
After a decade of sustained growth, the global economy largely recovered from the Great Recession. A number of indicators, however, are raising concerns that a contraction may be coming soon.