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Greta Thunberg Didn't Win the Nobel Peace Prize. Good.

On Friday, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali. He won for helping de-escalating long-simmering tensions with neighboring Eritrea.Read more......

Greta Thunberg Didn't Win the Nobel Peace Prize. Good.

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Why Greta Thunberg Didn't Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraord...
11:32 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg Bookies' Favourite For Nobel Peace Prize, Experts Divided Bookmakers seem confident that Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is a shoo-in for the Nobel Peace Prize to be announced this week, but som...
07:32 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been h...
14:00 2019-10-09

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's a...
05:48 2019-09-25

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's shaming of world leaders and air travelers over climate change has won her millions of admirers and attracted many ...
15:48 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize' for her 'inspiring' climate change advocacy The announcement comes the same day as Thunberg made headlines for scolding "haters" in a viral Twitter thread aimed at critics.    &#...
02:00 2019-09-26

Why Greta Thunberg Has A Better Shot At Winning Nobel Than Edward Snowden Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, Brazilian indigenous leader Raoni Metuktire and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have dominated the Nobel...
13:32 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerfu...
09:16 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg Wins Swedish Award, Often Called "Alternative Nobel" Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday won the Right Livelihood Award, sometimes called the "alternative Nobel Prize", the jury for the...
06:48 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg Awarded ‘Alternative Nobel’ for Climate Change Activism Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday was named one of the 2019 recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, known as the “Alternative...
11:48 2019-09-25

Who are the Nobel Peace Prize favorites and when will it be announced?: What you should know The coveted prize is awarded annually to the person or organization who has done the most to promote world peace.       ...
11:00 2019-10-10

Here Are the Favorites to Win the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize This Friday, the Nobel committee in Oslo, Norway will announce the winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. The prize is awarded annually to the person ...
17:32 2019-10-07

| WATCH | Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize The son of poor villagers, a spy boss, and now the man behind dizzying attempts to reform Africa's fastest-growing economy and heal wounds with Ethio...
09:00 2019-10-11

Trump can’t stop talking about the Nobel Peace Prize. It might have something to do with Obama. Trump’s fascination with the most prestigious foreign affairs award in the world fits a well-known theme of his presidency: his dogged pursuit of pra...
00:00 2019-09-24

| From Michael Jackson to Hitler, unlikely names for Nobel Peace Prize Eighty years ago on the brink of the bloodiest conflict in history, Adolf Hitler was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, illustrating that literally...
08:48 2019-10-04

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali, 43, Wins Nobel Peace Prize Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, hailed as a visionary and reformer, won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-runn...
11:32 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his work toward ending a 20-year conflict with neighboring Eritr...
10:32 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize laureates weigh in on Trump's chance of winning The Nobel Prize Committee is just weeks away from announcing its 2019 recipient, months after it surfaced that President Trump was nominated by multi...
01:00 2019-09-23

Opinion: Nobel Peace Prize for Abiy Ahmed a misguided decision The Ethiopian laureate is surely a reformer, but he predominantly garners recognition beyond his country's borders. Despite the Nobel committee's wel...
17:32 2019-10-11

How Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize After Ending a War Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian Prime Minister who engineered the end of a two-decade conflict with neighboring Eritrea, was named on Oct. 11 as the recipi...
23:48 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (OSLO, Norway) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 in recognition of his efforts to end his c...
08:00 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth almost a million dollars, has been given to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He received the prize for his efforts in making pea...
09:32 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 on Friday to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to secure p...
12:00 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate. ...
13:00 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictThe prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, who forged a peace ...
22:48 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa re...
13:00 2019-10-11

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scient...
01:16 2019-10-12

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners (So Far) The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scient...
11:32 2019-10-07

Two Authors Just Won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s What to Know About Them For the first time in the Nobel Prize for Literature’s 118-year history, two authors were announced Thursday as recipients of the award: Austri...
00:32 2019-10-11

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for cosmology work Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and the Earth's place i...
07:16 2019-10-08

10 uses for the Nobel-prize winning lithium ion battery Developers of the lithium ion battery were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Check out some key uses for the award-winning technology.  ...
14:00 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Advances in Cosmology The prize was awarded to three scientists for work advancing the understanding of Earth’s place in the cosmos—from the history of the universe since ...
13:48 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in chemistry goes to developers of lithium-ion batteries The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batte...
07:32 2019-10-09

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out before Nobel Prize announcement STOCKHOLM — Life imitated art Tuesday when “The Big Bang Theory” — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe ...
02:32 2019-10-09

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep....
17:32 2019-06-29

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share 9m Swedish kronor prize for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityLive blog: ...
06:32 2019-10-07

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in underst...
11:16 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to U.S. and British Scientists The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to U.S. and British scientists for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to the a...
10:00 2019-10-07

3 get Nobel Medicine prize for learning how cells use oxygen Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how cells respond to differing oxygen levels, paving the way for promi...
11:00 2019-10-07

For Poland, Nobel Prize in Literature Is Cause for Conflict as Much as Congratulation When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Po...
19:32 2019-10-10

A Nobel prize that dishonours the victims of genocide | Ed Vuilliamy Whatever his literary merits, Peter Handke’s dismal morals should have disqualified himSo, the highest award in literature goes to a writer who denie...
17:48 2019-10-12

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her ...
00:00 2019-08-15

The Misogyny of Greta Thunberg's Critics Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist, has become the new target for rightwing men, who are losing their shit over a teenag...
11:48 2019-09-25

Fox & Friends Is Terrified of Greta Thunberg Climate change activist Greta Thunberg is a force so powerful that Fox News has finally started taking her seriously—as the enemy of children everywh...
15:48 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg on politicians: 'How dare they' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg told a rally in Denver that young people must be prepared to keep striking to call for action on climate cha...
05:00 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg to Congress: ‘You’re not trying hard enough. Sorry’ The Swedish environmentalist was one of several who spoke at a Senate climate crisis task forceAt a meeting of the Senate climate crisis task force o...
20:00 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg: ‘They see us as a threat because we’re having an impact’ The climate activist answers questions from famous supporters and Observer readers, with an introduction by Ali SmithGreta Thunberg. This time last y...
11:32 2019-07-21

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to three scientists for exploration of universe A Canadian American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics for exploring the evolution of the universe and disco...
22:32 2019-10-08

Nobel prize for medicine goes to discovery of how cells sense oxygen The Nobel prize in physiology or medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin of Harvard University, Peter Ratcliffe of Oxford University and ...
20:16 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Oxygen Research STOCKHOLM — The 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin, Jr, Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg ...
16:32 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – as it happened William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityReport: Nobel prize in medici...
15:32 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells and Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to ox...
10:00 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – live! William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityNobel prize in medicine award...
06:32 2019-10-07

President Trump Insists He Would Get a Nobel Prize, If ‘They Gave It Out Fairly’ On Monday, President Trump said that Nobel Prizes aren’t handed out “fairly.” And if they were, he believes he would receive one fo...
00:32 2019-09-24

Pen-chewing research wins Ig Nobel prize for German scientist A German scientist was awarded an Ig Nobel prize for discovering that holding a pen in your mouth does not bring joy. Other winners proved that one t...
11:16 2019-09-13

Nobel Prize Awarded To 3 For Learning How Cells Sense Oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe on Monday shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells ...
20:48 2019-10-07

Pioneers of lithium-ion batteries win the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to three scientists credited with the invention of the rechargeable lithium-ion battery. J...
12:32 2019-10-09

Science of far-away planets and infant universe wins Nobel prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for r...
17:32 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize for Physics winners reveal secrets of space Between the deeply mystifying, intangible stuff — dark energy and dark matter — and the similarly complex, yet tangible findings — exoplanets — 2019'...
15:48 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – as it happened James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Full...
14:48 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded For Development Of Lithium Ion Batteries Nobel Prize 2019 for Chemistry has been awarded to John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino for the developing the lithium-ion batte...
07:32 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in physics awarded to cosmology and exoplanet researchers James Peebles laid foundation for modern cosmology while Swiss pair found first exoplanetThree scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel prize in p...
14:48 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics for discovery of exoplanet orbiting a star The Nobel prize in physics has been jointly awarded to  James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their contributions to our understanding of...
10:16 2019-10-08

Pioneers of lithium-ion battery win 2019 Nobel chemistry prize Scientists John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for the development of lithium-...
08:00 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino honoured for development that sparked portable technology revolutionThe Nobel prize in che...
08:00 2019-10-09

'Big Bang Theory' gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement ceremony Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered th...
12:00 2019-10-09

| SCARY? Nobel Prize winning physicist speaks of 'little green men' Professor Didier Queloz of Cambridge University, who has jointly been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, says he strongly believes that alien life e...
12:32 2019-10-09

Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobi...
21:00 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for...
10:48 2019-08-06

Nobel Prize-Winning Writer Toni Morrison Dies At 88 Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died following a short illness, her family said in a state...
10:48 2019-08-06

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York...
10:48 2019-08-06

Dark Matter and Exoplanet Discoveries Win Nobel Physics Prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize for research ...
05:32 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize-Winning Ethiopian PM Known For Unpredictable Working Style Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for ending 20 years of hostility with neighbouring Eritrea, can a...
11:32 2019-10-11

Robert Kraft feted in Israel for ‘Jewish Nobel Prize’ JERUSALEM — Israel is rolling out the red carpet for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who arrives next week to collect the Genesis Prize, a p...
01:48 2019-06-13

Nobel Prize winner says battery recycling key to meeting EV demand Akira Yoshino, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with two others, said the industry should look for ways to increase the amount of solar a...
09:00 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded for the development of lithium-ion batteries John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their development of lithium-ion batteries...
15:32 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg, 15 Others File UN Complaint Against 5 Countries After global street protests demanding action on climate change, Greta Thunberg and 15 other young activists on Monday filed a complaint at the UN ag...
11:16 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg takes her climate message to UN Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is drawing crowds on land after her two-week sail across the Atlantic. The 16-year-old Swedish girl led a protes...
23:16 2019-08-30

‘We need to do more’: Trudeau on Greta Thunberg and new emissions promise In his first sit-down interview since images of him in racist makeup emerged last week, Trudeau faced a question on whether Swedish activist Greta Th...
23:48 2019-09-24

How green is Greta Thunberg's transatlantic trip? Greta Thunberg has set sail for New York, avoiding a plane journey for environmental reasons, but will her transatlantic trip really be 100% zero car...
16:32 2019-08-14

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks ju...
20:00 2019-08-05

This Greta Thunberg thing is child abuse Adolescent climate change protester Greta Thunberg has stage-parents, literally. Her mother sang opera internationally until the teenager convinced h...
01:00 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg on Climate: 'Listen to science' Climate change protests swept the globe Friday with thousands sending a message to leaders headed for a U.N. summit: The warming world can't wait for...
17:48 2019-09-20

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Studies of Earth’s Place in the Universe The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed ou...
10:48 2019-10-08

Nobel prize winner Tokarczuk calls for democracy revival in Poland Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, who on Thursday was named the 2018 winner of the Nobel literature prize, said that Poland's general election on Sunday ...
13:32 2019-10-10

American, British hypoxia researchers win Nobel Prize for Physiology-Medicine The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to three researchers who identified how cells sense changes in oxygen levels and adapt to them, w...
08:32 2019-10-07

"You Had The Nobel Prize?" Trump Asks Yazidi Activist Nadia Murad US President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared unfamiliar with the work and cause of Nobel laureate Nadia Murad as she pleaded with him to help the ...
22:48 2019-07-17

Nobel Prize-winning economist nabs East Village row house What a wedding gift! Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer and professor/author Caroline Weber, who married last year, will soon be the new owners...
17:00 2019-07-31

'They gave one to Obama': Trump complains he deserves a Nobel prize – video Donald Trump has suggested he is deserving of a Nobel prize 'for a lot of things', but has not received one yet because they are not given out fairly...
05:00 2019-09-25

Nobel Prize for Medicine winners uncover 'a fundamental mechanism of life' Oxygen's role in sustaining life may be a central tenet of modern biology, but at its root is immense molecular complexity. In uncovering such mechan...
13:00 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for discovery of dark matter, exoplanets The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2019 on Tuesday was awarded to three scientists for their focus on the cosmos and the discovery of a new planet outsid...
08:16 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for discoveries about how cells sense and adapt to oxygen ava...
21:16 2019-10-07

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s con...
17:32 2019-10-10

Nobel prize winner laments lack of money for young physicists Swiss scientist Michel Mayor, who shared the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics, said on Wednesday he was concerned about how hard is it for young physicis...
18:00 2019-10-09

Dr. Gregg Semenza won a Nobel Prize. His first instinct was to call his mother in New York 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.   &...
04:00 2019-10-08

| WATCH | Nobel Physics Prize honours dark matter and exoplanets Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz have won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that i...
12:32 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Trio from US and UK win Nobel Medicine Prize for work on cells, oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe have shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense...
23:32 2019-10-07

| Nobel Prize-winning physicist Murray Gell-Mann dead at 89 Murray Gell-Mann, a physicist who theorised the existence of the quark and won a Nobel Prize for his method of classifying particles, has died at age...
10:32 2019-05-27

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-fr...
15:32 2019-10-09

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing and refining rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the gl...
10:00 2019-10-09

3 Scientists Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Their Work With Lithium-Ion Batteries (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for their work leading to the development of lithium-ion batteries...
09:32 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – as it happened John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemis...
08:00 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize winner says mankind is doomed to remain on Earth forever Sometime within the next five years or so, NASA plans on sending humans back to the Moon. Looking to the future, NASA is laying the groundwork for cr...
05:00 2019-10-10

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuati...
17:32 2019-10-07

Greta Thunberg to French MPs: you can ignore children, not scientists Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday it was ok for some members of the French parliament to ignore her and other children's warnin...
13:32 2019-07-23

French right-wingers to shun Greta Thunberg at parliament Conservative and far-right French lawmakers said they would boycott a meeting with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and hurled insults at the 16-year-...
08:48 2019-07-23

Greta Thunberg Staged Her First Strike on American Soil In August last year, teen activist Greta Thunberg began a solitary climate protest on the steps of the Swedish parliament every Friday. In January th...
08:48 2019-08-31

Greta Thunberg slams critics in French parliament The visit by the leader of Fridays For Future had divided opinion among French politicians. The movement calls on students around the world to protes...
10:48 2019-07-23

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg,...
09:16 2019-05-24

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on studen...
13:48 2019-07-19

Greta Thunberg wins Amnesty International award The 16-year-old, and the movement she inspired, have won the 2019 Ambassador of Conscience Award. Germany, meanwhile, confirmed aggressive action on ...
10:32 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth demonstrators Friday in a protest and march outside the White House to demand action ...
20:00 2019-09-13

Greta Thunberg to U.S. Congress on climate change: 'Wake up' Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a strong message to U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday: "W...
04:00 2019-09-19

'No sea sickness so far': Greta Thunberg update on Atlantic crossing Climate activist is four days into a two-week journey on solar-powered yachtFour days into its two-week Atlantic crossing, the solar-powered yacht ca...
14:16 2019-08-17

How 16-year-old Greta Thunberg's rise could backfire on environmentalists A new focus on making environmentalism an angrier protest movement threatens to make the effort to protect the planet just another wedge issue, write...
14:16 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg to U.N. climate summit: 'you have stolen my dreams' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg told world leaders at the opening of a United Nations conference on Monday that they had stolen her c...
17:48 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ Film by Swedish activist and Guardian journalist George Monbiot says nature must be used to repair broken climateThe protection and restoration of li...
10:32 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg responds to Asperger's critics: 'It's a superpower' Teenage climate activist responds to criticism, saying ‘when haters go after your looks and differences ... you know you’re winning’Greta Thunberg ha...
02:48 2019-09-02

I'm not excited by 'poorly informed' Greta Thunberg, Putin says Vladimir Putin has condemned teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg, claiming she is "poorly informed" and does not understand complex global...
10:32 2019-10-03

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest outside UN in New York Swedish anti-climate change activist Greta Thunberg has taken part in her first demonstration on US soil since arriving by zero-carbon yacht. She joi...
01:00 2019-08-31

Greta Thunberg stares down Trump as two cross paths at UN The US president ended up skipping the climate summit as the Swedish activist told leaders, ‘you are failing us’Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths ...
17:16 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist...
00:00 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg — the teenage eco actvist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist...
08:00 2019-08-14

Emotional Greta Thunberg chastises world leaders Climate activist Greta Thunberg, in an emotional speech at the United Nations chided world leaders with the repeated phrase, "how dare you?" (Sept. 2...
17:48 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
13:32 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two n...
00:00 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg to UN: 'You've stolen my childhood with your empty words' A UN climate summit drawing 60 world leaders has opened in New York. Activist Greta Thunberg delivered not just words but an impassioned plea for act...
23:00 2019-09-23

| Greta Thunberg effigy hanged under Rome bridge An effigy of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg strung up under a bridge in Rome has prompted Italian authorities to open an investigation for '...
12:32 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg Prepares to Set Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
19:48 2019-08-13

Greta Thunberg: You have stolen my childhood with your empty words World leaders are at a UN summit in New York to discuss more ambitious plans to curb carbon emissions just days after the biggest ever climate change...
14:16 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg, After Pointed U.N. Speech, Faces Attacks From the Right The young climate activist was widely celebrated after her speech at the United Nations. But critics have said she is being used, and a conservative ...
03:16 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg kicks off UN's youth climate summit The climate summit came just a day after millions of people took to the streets across the world as part of the Global Climate Strike. Thunberg hit o...
03:32 2019-09-22

Greta Thunberg speaks at UN Youth Climate Summit Young people are an "unstoppable" force in pressuring world leaders to act on climate change, teenage activist Greta Thunberg told a United Nations p...
17:32 2019-09-21

Dr. Gregg Semenza called his mom after winning a Nobel Prize. She thought it was a crank call 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.   &...
07:16 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to ...
07:32 2019-10-07

2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes to Researchers Who Unraveled How Cells Sense Oxygen A trio of researchers from the U.S. and the UK has won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine, the first of five prizes to be announced this week. On Monda...
16:00 2019-10-07

Last Witnesses by Svetlana Alexievich review – the astonishing achievement of the Nobel prize winner From Chernobyl to the experience of children during the second world war ... Alexievich has produced her own remarkable version of Soviet historyIn 1...
08:48 2019-07-11

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—th...
12:48 2019-08-06

‘The face of a movement’: N.S. teenagers draw inspiration from Greta Thunberg A day after Greta Thunberg gave a moving speech at the UN Climate Action Summit, high school students in Nova Scotia are taking notice of the Swedish...
23:48 2019-09-24

Fox News apologizes to Greta Thunberg after guest calls her 'mentally ill' Fox News apologized after a guest called Greta Thunberg "mentally ill." Laura Ingraham compared the teen climate activist to "Children of the Corn." ...
19:16 2019-09-24

'We're a team': Greta Thunberg visits Barack Obama – video After crossing the Atlantic on a solar-powered boat, the climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Barack Obama in Washington. The former US president ...
13:32 2019-09-18

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spok...
07:48 2019-05-28

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thun...
17:32 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg leads 500,000 people at Montreal climate rally In the Fridays for Movement weekly protest, the Canadian city of Montreal led the way, with half a million children and adults taking part. Millions ...
02:16 2019-09-28

Greta Thunberg's UN speech is now, as it was always meant to be, a death metal song Greta Thunberg’s United Nations Climate Action Summit speech last week may end up as one of the defining moments of our era. Furious and eloquent, th...
15:48 2019-09-30

Cap off an incredibly stupid week of people getting mad at a kid with the Greta Thunberg Helpline Modern cultural and political discourse, especially as it takes place on the internet, is awful. And yet, despite years and years of witnessing dumba...
15:00 2019-09-26

| Trump slammed for trolling Greta Thunberg climate speech Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg responded to US President Donald Trump's mocking of her online by embracing his words on her Twitter p...
07:48 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg to receive key to city after Montreal climate march Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante welcomed the teen activist, a prominent voice in the fight against climate change, to receive the honour after a climat...
18:00 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg: teenager on a global mission to ‘make a difference’ Swedish environment activist’s campaign began with solo climate protest and drew 4 million to latest strikesThe Swedish climate activist Greta Thunbe...
16:00 2019-09-26

‘Listen to the scientists,’ Greta Thunberg tells Congress – video Greta Thunberg tells Congress to ‘listen to the scientists’ and take real action on climate change.The teenage climate change campaigner submitted th...
13:32 2019-09-18

Anand Mahindra's Message To Greta Thunberg On Climate Change Anand Mahindra, chairman of India's autos-to technology conglomerate Mahindra Group, reached out to teenage activist Greta Thunberg in a tweet on Fri...
18:48 2019-09-27

"No Excuses Now": Rohit Sharma Tweets Greta Thunberg's UN Speech Rohit Sharma tweeted the speech delivered by Greta Thunberg, the teen climate activist, at the United Nations climate summit and said there were "no ...
10:00 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg condemns world leaders in emotional speech at UN Thunberg, 16, says governments have betrayed young people‘You are not mature enough to tell it like it is. You are failing us’Greta Thunberg has exco...
14:48 2019-09-23

Fox News apologises to Greta Thunberg for pundit's 'disgraceful' remark Michael Knowles referred to ‘mentally ill Swedish child’Network says it has no plans to book Knowles in futureFox News has apologized after a guest c...
05:00 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg changes her Twitter bio again... this time to mock Vladimir Putin Greta Thunberg has changed his her Twitter bio again, this time to mock Vladimir Putin after the Russian leader dismissed her as a "poorly informed" ...
09:16 2019-10-04

Climate activist Greta Thunberg to Trump: 'Listen to the science' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said her message to President Trump would be to believe the climate is in danger because of human activities....
13:32 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg sails into New York for UN climate change summits Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, sailed into New York Harbor on the zero-emission boat.       ...
04:32 2019-08-30

David Beckham, Greta Thunberg among winners at GQ awards in London Former England soccer captain David Beckham, veteran U.S. singer and song-writer Iggy Pop and teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg were among the ...
21:48 2019-09-03

Greta Thunberg begins zero-carbon Atlantic voyage – video Climate activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from Plymouth on what could be her most daunting challenge yet - crossing the Atlantic in a solar-powere...
13:00 2019-08-14

"Didn't Feel Seasick": Greta Thunberg In US After Sailing Across Atlantic After voyaging thousands of miles across the Atlantic Ocean, climate activist Greta Thunberg made landfall in the United States on Wednesday afternoo...
01:00 2019-08-29

‘We need everyone’: Greta Thunberg calls on adults to join climate strikes Global general strike on 20 September could be historic turning point, say activistsRead the call to action by Greta Thunberg and other youth climate...
20:01 2019-05-23

In Greta Thunberg's footsteps: the climate kids fighting for their future A keen reader of graphic novels, nine-year-old Zayne Cowie has a bookshelf laden with tales of the struggles of imaginary superheroes. Now, a real-li...
07:16 2019-06-20

Fatboy Slim samples Greta Thunberg speech in ‘Right Here, Right Now’ remix During a live performance, the popular British DJ shared a fan-made remix of his 1998 dance hit, 'Right Here, Right Now,' which highlighted Greta Thu...
18:00 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail For New York On Zero-Emissions Yacht Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg sets sail on Wednesday for New York, heading for a UN summit on a zero-emissions yacht skippered by a member ...
02:32 2019-08-15

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg set to dock in New York FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2019 file photo, Climate change activist Greta Thunberg waves from the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, England. Thunberg h...
13:32 2019-08-28

Crowds gather in New York to welcome Greta Thunberg after Atlantic crossing Swedish climate activist anchors off Coney Island as she nears end of her journey on zero-carbon yachtLive updates: Greta Thunberg sails into New Yor...
13:32 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg sees land ahead as she approaches New York Swedish climate activist nears end of her Atlantic crossing on zero-carbon yachtGreta Thunberg is likely to arrive in New York soon after crossing th...
06:48 2019-08-28

Fatboy Slim remixes Greta Thunberg’s UN speech into song Greta Thunberg has made it to her first rave. Fatboy Slim released a remix of a two-decades-old club song that samples the 16-year-old’s powerful Uni...
15:00 2019-10-09

Carbon Footprint Row Over Greta Thunberg's Yacht Trip To New York The team behind teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg's yacht voyage to New York on Sunday fended off claims that her trip will create carbon emiss...
16:16 2019-08-18

Greta Thunberg sets sail for New York on zero-carbon yacht Climate activist begins voyage from Plymouth to Trump’s US with father and two-man crewOn white-crested swells under leaden skies, the teenage climat...
13:00 2019-08-14

Climate campaigner Greta Thunberg prepares to sail to the US – video 'I feel a bit seasick and it's not going to be comfortable but that I can live with,' says the 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg as she pre...
05:32 2019-08-14

How Greta Thunberg became the new front in the Brexit culture war | Gaby Hinsliff Nigel Farage and his hangers-on need a new rallying cause, so they’ve turned on this 16-year-old with frightening vitriolShe looks both younger than ...
14:16 2019-08-17

'If they don't do it, we will': Greta Thunberg rallies climate strikers for long haul At rally in Denver, Swedish activist again scolds leaders for ignoring science Young people must be prepared to strike for a long time for action on ...
22:48 2019-10-11

"Kid At War": Lilly, Asia's Greta Thunberg, On Mission To Clean Thailand Skipping school to glide through a dirty Bangkok canal on a paddleboard, Lilly fishes out rubbish in her mission to clean up Thailand, where the aver...
02:16 2019-09-16

When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: 'Hope is contagious' One is America’s youngest-ever congresswoman, the other a Swedish schoolgirl. Two of the most powerful voices on the climate speak for the first time...
19:32 2019-06-29

Teacher resigns after ‘sniper rifle’ comment about Greta Thunberg An Iowa high school teacher who made a comment about using a “sniper rifle” on teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg has resigned, according to...
23:16 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg brings climate protests to White House The Swedish climate activist joined protesters in Washington after arriving in the US by yacht. The US president is a known climate skeptic who has b...
20:00 2019-09-13

Fist-Bump With Obama, TV Appearance: Greta Thunberg's US Itinerary Teen activist Greta Thunberg has a jam-packed itinerary for her trip to the United States: Lead a global climate protest; appear on "The Daily Show";...
22:32 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg to Attend New York Climate Talks. She’ll Take a Sailboat. The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist will cross the Atlantic in an open-cockpit racing yacht to attend a United Nations summit meeting on global ...
13:32 2019-07-31

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to ...
16:32 2019-09-22

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89 1969 Nobel laureate helped discover subatomic particlesDeath confirmed by Santa Fe Institute he co-foundedMurray Gell-Mann, the Nobel-winning physici...
17:48 2019-05-26

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has...
15:48 2019-08-18

Physicists Win Nobel Prize for Finding Exoplanet Around a Sun-Like Star and for Helping Develop Theory of the Universe The 2019 Physics Nobel Prize will be awarded half to James Peebles of Princeton University, and half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz of the...
14:16 2019-10-08

James Peebles, Michel Mayor, Didier Queloz Awarded Nobel Prize In Physics The 2019 Nobel Prize for physics was awarded on Tuesday to Canadian-American physicist James Peebles for -theoretical discoveries in physical cosmolo...
14:16 2019-10-08

'Disgraceful': Fox News apologizes to Greta Thunberg after guest calls her 'mentally ill' The network apologized to the teen activist and their viewers after a guest called her 'mentally ill' during a segment about the environment.  &...
14:48 2019-09-24

'She seems very happy': Trump appears to mock Greta Thunberg's emotional speech Teenage climate activists told world leaders ‘you are failing us’ and accused them of ‘betrayal’ Donald Trump appears to have taken a swipe at teenag...
03:48 2019-09-24

Arron Banks jokes about Greta Thunberg and 'freak yachting accidents' MPs, celebrities and academics criticise ‘disgraceful’ comment by Brexit backer Arron Banks has been criticised after he appeared to wish harm upon G...
22:00 2019-08-14

'Time to rebel': Greta Thunberg adds voice to new song by the 1975 On band’s latest single, 16-year-old activist urges young people to act on climate emergency Greta Thunberg has made her musical debut on a single by...
19:48 2019-07-24

Activist Greta Thunberg To Undertake Zero-Carbon Trip To Climate Summit Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will face an uncomfortable and challenging trip when she crosses the Atlantic in a racing boat, the s...
20:32 2019-08-01

Greta Thunberg stares down Trump as he arrives for UN climate summit – video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
05:00 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg will sail across the Atlantic on a zero-emissions yacht for the UN climate summit Climate activist Greta Thunberg will cross the Atlantic on a zero-emissions sailboat on her way to speak at the UN Climate Action Summit on September...
14:16 2019-08-18

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes trans-Atlantic journey The activist made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for action to r...
22:32 2019-08-28

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunburg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what!...
13:32 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg tells Congress to 'listen to the scientists' during testimony – live Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviserThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengt...
11:48 2019-09-18

Teen Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Scolds U.S. Lawmakers: ‘I Know You’re Trying, But Just Not Hard Enough’ (WASHINGTON) — Members of Congress are hailing Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg as a “superpower” for her work to spark a worldwide,...
18:00 2019-09-17

"Unite Behind Science, Take Real Action": Climate Activist Greta Thunberg A 16-year-old Swedish climate activist demanded Wednesday that Congress "listen to the scientists" who were sounding the alarm on the threat of globa...
03:00 2019-09-19

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took her m...
15:00 2019-09-13

Greta Thunberg and youth climate activists protest outside White House Young activists rallied in protest of inadequate government action on the climate crisis, chanting: ‘Protect our future’Thunberg joins young activist...
14:32 2019-09-13

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
21:32 2019-09-20

Activist Greta Thunberg gets preview of UNHQ ahead of climate summit Two days after disembarking from her carbon-free yacht in New York, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg paid a visit to UN Headquarters on Friday, a...
19:32 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg at UN Youth Climate Summit: 'We young people are unstoppable' Roy Rochlin/WireImage Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that during the climate strikes across the globe on Friday "we showed that we are united,...
21:00 2019-09-21

Hundreds of young people join Greta Thunberg in climate protest outside UN Swedish teen climate activist protests among surging crowdsYoung speakers chant: ‘Don’t just watch us – join us’Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg ...
17:00 2019-08-30

‘How dare you’: Greta Thunberg scolds world leaders at U.N. Climate Summit CNN – A 16-year-old activist from Sweden gave an emotional speech at the UN Climate Action Summit Monday. Greta Thunberg scolded world leaders, accus...
13:16 2019-09-23

'Let's do it now': Greta Thunberg crosses Atlantic and calls for urgent climate action Climate activist, 16, receives cheers as she steps off boatThunberg says: ‘Let’s not wait any longer. Let’s do it now’Greta Thunberg arrived in New Y...
23:00 2019-08-28

Teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg rips UN: ‘How dare you?’ Teenage activist Greta Thunberg condemned global leaders at a UN climate change summit Monday for failing to tackle greenhouse gas emissions — ...
15:48 2019-09-23

If world leaders choose to fail us, my generation will never forgive them | Greta Thunberg We are in the middle of a climate breakdown, and all they can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growthThis is all wrong. I shoul...
15:48 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmakers to take action on the "existential crisis" of climate change. Thunberg ...
22:16 2019-09-18

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, Arrives in New York After Sailing Across the Atlantic Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wednesday after sailing across the Atlantic Ocean to call attention to the need f...
17:00 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg to arrive in NYC Wednesday or Thursday after yacht hits bad weather Climate activist Greta Thunberg is set to arrive later than planned in New York after the yacht taking her across the Atlantic got held up by adverse...
14:48 2019-08-27

Meet Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old making waves on climate change Greta Thunberg, a Swedish 16-year-old climate activist, has gained international fandom after coordinating the "Fridays for Future" student climate s...
13:00 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg Calls Out "Biggest Carbon Polluter" US In Powerful Speech Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a pointed message before a U.S. congressional heari...
03:00 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg meets Justin Trudeau amid climate strikes: 'He is not doing enough' Teen has private meeting with Canadian prime minister, who later says he ‘agrees with her completely’Climate crisis: 6 million people join latest wav...
17:48 2019-09-27

Kim Kardashian wants to meet with activist Greta Thunberg: 'She is such an amazing young girl' Kim Kardashian West, the reality star who has lately been stepping into the worlds of politics and social activism, wants to meet Greta Thunberg. ...
14:32 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg meets Canada’s Esther the Wonder Pig at Ontario animal sanctuary On Tuesday afternoon the 16-year-old and her father stopped by the Campbellville, Ont., animal sanctuary of Esther the Wonder Pig, a social media sen...
19:16 2019-10-02

Greta Thunberg Uses Twitter Bio To Mock Putin's "Kind Girl" Comment Swedish climate campaigner Greta Thunberg has responded with wry humour on Twitter to patronising comments made about her by Russian President Vladim...
17:48 2019-10-04

Putin says Greta Thunberg is a 'kind and sincere girl' but claims she's being manipulated by others Getty Vladimir Putin suggested that Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is being manipulated by others to serve in their best interests. The Rus...
08:16 2019-10-03

Greta Thunberg Heads to Standing Rock to Support Indigenous Activists For indigenous environmental activist Tokata Iron Eyes, climate solutions are all about indigenous rights and culture. When Iron Eyes met Swedish tee...
14:16 2019-10-08

Putin belittles Greta Thunberg’s impassioned UN speech at energy forum Russian President Vladimir Putin took aim at teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday, telling an energy forum he did not share the excit...
20:00 2019-10-02

Climate activist Greta Thunberg's even more inspiring message: Asperger's is her 'superpower' Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is not only prodding world leaders for action but also inspiring those like her who are on the autism spectru...
08:48 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg inspired Iowa students' climate protest. Now she’ll pay them a visit. It was Greta Thunberg who inspired an Iowa City middle school student to start the local climate strikes in the spring of 2016.    &#...
19:16 2019-10-02

Half A Million Join Greta Thunberg At Montreal Climate Rally Teen activist Greta Thunberg urged Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and other world leaders Friday to do more for the environment as she led ha...
18:48 2019-09-27

Explain To Developing Countries: Putin Criticises Greta Thunberg's Speech Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday dismissed environmental activist Greta Thunberg as a kind but poorly informed teenager manipulated into...
19:16 2019-10-02

Climate movement now 'too loud to handle' for Trump and critics, Greta Thunberg says Teenage activist Greta Thunberg hit back at critics including U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday before she marched in a climate strike in Montrea...
15:16 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump and quotes his mockery in new Twitter bio Thunberg seems to troll Trump with new bio that reads: ‘A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future’Fox News apologises ...
05:00 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg showed the world what it means to lead | Michael H Fuchs The climate activist from Sweden was the star of the UN climate summit. Her remarks reminded us what leadership, courage and sacrifice look likeAt th...
05:00 2019-09-25

Climate Movement "Too Loud To Handle" For Trump, Critics: Greta Thunberg Teenage activist Greta Thunberg hit back at critics including U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday, saying their mockery of children shows her messa...
22:16 2019-09-27

I was cynical about Greta Thunberg’s voyage, but she’s upsetting all the right people | Romesh Ranganathan She’s angry and passionate, and the role model my three sons need right nowI’ll own up: I was sceptical about Greta Thunberg. When it emerged that sh...
03:32 2019-10-05

Fatboy Slim samples Greta Thunberg’s speech to the UN during UK concert – video Fatboy Slim has played a mashup of Greta Thunberg’s UN speech with his 1999 track Right Here, Right Now. The 16-year-old Swedish activist used the wo...
14:32 2019-10-09

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to 3 Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work i...
09:16 2019-10-08

Last Year’s Nobel Prize in Literature Was Canceled Over Scandal and Conflict. Can 2019’s Award Mark a Comeback? This year’s Nobel Prize for Literature marks a first in the award’s 118-year history. On Thursday, there won’t just be one award an...
21:32 2019-10-09

Andrew Bolt's mocking of Greta Thunberg leaves autism advocates 'disgusted' Australian News Corp columnist Andrew Bolt labels 16-year-old environmental activist ‘strange’ and ‘disturbed’ News Corp’s Andrew Bolt showed “absolu...
03:48 2019-08-02

Greta Thunberg’s enemies are right to be scared of her message. Her new political allies should be too | Stephen Buranyi Liberal leaders line up to praise her, yet their inaction on the climate crisis shows they are not really listening to her messageGreta Thunberg has ...
08:00 2019-09-30

Teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives off NYC after 2-week trans-Atlantic voyage Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate change activist from Sweden, arrived in the waters off New York City Wednesday after a two-week sailing journey...
18:00 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg is right. Congress is ignoring science – and that includes Democrats | Kate Aronoff Many Democrats aren’t taking climate scientists more seriously than their climate-denying Republican counterparts. And corporate money is to blameOn ...
20:16 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg touring Dakotas reservations, concerned about Keystone XL pipeline’s path A 16-year-old climate activist who garnered international attention when she scolded world leaders at the United Nations is visiting Indigenous reser...
23:32 2019-10-07

Greta Thunberg joins hundreds of teenagers in climate protest in New York - video Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was joined by hundreds of American teenagers protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York on Friday cal...
05:16 2019-08-31

How to Watch Greta Thunberg's Testimony at the United Nations' Climate Action Summit On Monday, 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg testified before the United Nations as part of the Climate Action Summit—and tore world leaders a new ...
18:48 2019-09-24

Iowa teacher on leave after 'sniper rifle' comment about Greta Thunberg visit The high school science teacher wrote "Dont have my sniper rifle" on a post about Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate activist's visit to Iowa City...
02:32 2019-10-07

Teacher on leave for ‘sniper rifle’ Facebook post about Greta Thunberg visit An Iowa high school teacher was placed on administrative leave for writing “Dont have my sniper rifle” on Facebook in response to a news story about ...
02:00 2019-10-07

It’s not just Greta Thunberg: why are we ignoring the developing world’s inspiring activists? | Chika Unigwe Young people in the global south have been tackling the climate crisis for years. They should be celebrated tooRidhima Pandey was just nine years old...
09:00 2019-10-05

Greta Thunberg drives a Tesla to Iowa to join in student-led climate strike Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg joined with similar-minded peers in Iowa City on Friday to demand action.       ...
20:48 2019-10-04

Greta Thunberg takes climate fight to Germany’s threatened Hambach Forest The felling of ancient woodland to make way for a giant coal mine brings together two linked battles for the activistGreta Thunberg started her long ...
22:16 2019-08-10

Iowa teens delighted as Greta Thunberg leads unexpected climate strike More than 3,000 people gathered in the shadow of the University of Iowa on Friday afternoon to hear Thunberg speakThree days prior to Greta Thunberg’...
19:48 2019-10-04

Climate activist Greta Thunberg makes surprise visit to German forest While on her way to a UN climate conference, 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg stopped in western Germany to stand with activists at the Ha...
17:16 2019-08-10

Online haters are targetting Greta Thunberg with conspiracy theories and fake photos Greta Thunberg is the target of a flood of online abuse and scores of misinformation and conspiracy theories.        ...
18:16 2019-10-02

Online haters are targeting Greta Thunberg with conspiracy theories and fake photos Greta Thunberg is the target of a flood of online abuse and scores of misinformation and conspiracy theories.        ...
01:48 2019-10-03

Greta Thunberg’s attackers are morally bankrupt, but her deification isn’t helpful | Julian Baggini The climate-crisis activist has made it clear herself that she wants the focus to be on the message, not the messengerAs Greta Thunberg sets sail acr...
07:00 2019-08-19

U.N. aviation agency head says open to meeting climate activist Greta Thunberg The secretary general of the U.N. aviation agency said on Friday she is open to meeting with Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will lead a...
21:32 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after two-week sailing journey across Atlantic – video The 16-year-old climate activist arrived in New York on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions sailing boat, completing her 15-day voyage from Britain ...
05:00 2019-08-30

You know Greta Thunberg. Meet 15 other young climate activists taking on world leaders You know Greta Thunberg. But here's a look at the 15 other young climate activists who are demanding the United Nations take action on climate change...
17:00 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg: young activists will push leaders to address climate crisis ‘Leaders know that more eyes are on them, much more pressure is on them,’ says Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted b...
08:32 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg 'wants a concrete plan, not just nice words' to fight climate crisis Young activists will pressure world leaders to address crisis, says 16-year-old Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted ...
11:00 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg, Fridays for Future movement win Amnesty human rights award Amnesty has awarded Swedish student activist Greta Thunberg and the Fridays for Future movement a human rights award. The movement has seen tens of t...
06:32 2019-06-07

Fox News bans guest who described teen climate activist Greta Thunberg as ‘mentally ill’ Fox News announced that they do not plan on booking Michael Knowles moving forward after he called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg "menta...
11:48 2019-09-24

'Biggest compliment yet': Greta Thunberg welcomes oil chief's 'greatest threat' label Activists say comments by Opec head prove world opinion is turning against fossil fuelsGreta Thunberg and other climate activists have said it is a b...
04:16 2019-07-06

Young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks at Denver rally DENVER (AP) — Young people must be prepared to continue striking to call for action on climate change for a long time and not back down, Swedish clim...
03:32 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg hits back at Andrew Bolt for 'deeply disturbing' column Campaigner calls out ‘hate and conspiracy campaigns’ after Australian’s attackThe teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has hit back at the Austral...
16:48 2019-08-01

Greta Thunberg sees Trump as he arrives for UN climate action summit - video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
21:32 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg tells Trump to 'listen to the science' after arriving in New York – as it happened Sweden’s teenage environmental activist says she’s going to miss ‘sitting for hours and staring at the ocean, doing nothing’ after setting foot on dr...
00:00 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg sails into New York waters after crossing Atlantic – live news Crowds in New York await Sweden’s teenage environmental campaigner, who will set foot on dry land after her zero-carbon journey by yacht 6.01pm BST M...
13:32 2019-08-28

‘This Is an Emergency. Our House Is on Fire.’ Greta Thunberg Addresses New York’s Climate Strike On Friday, hundreds of thousands of young people around the world took part in strikes to demand action on climate change. More than 4,500 strikes we...
05:32 2019-09-21

THE GRETA THUNBERG PROBLEM, so many men freaking out about the tiny Swedish climate demon | First Dog on the Moon Is she the brainwasher or brainwashee?Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog s...
08:16 2019-09-27

Anchors away: Teen eco-activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for UN conference on zero-carbon boat Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg began her zero-carbon voyage to the United States today for the UN Climate Conference.    ...
20:32 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg, youth climate activist sailing across the Atlantic Ocean, completes voyage Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old Swedish activist, wouldn't fly to New York for a United Nations summit on climate because of emissions from air tr...
19:00 2019-08-28

Iowa teacher on leave after threatening Facebook post about climate activist Greta Thunberg An Iowa science teacher has been placed on leave after posting what appeared to be a threatening comment on social media aimed at young climate chang...
07:00 2019-10-05

Greta Thunberg's 495-word UN speech points us to a future of hope – or despair | Richard Flanagan The speech draws the battle lines between those of us who want action on climate change and those, like Trump, who only mock itSupport our independen...
23:32 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg sets sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackling g...
12:32 2019-08-14

Iowa teacher who posted 'sniper rifle' comment about Greta Thunberg visit resigns Science teacher Matt Baish had been placed on administrative leave after posting "Dont have my sniper rifle" on an article about Greta Thunberg. ...
05:00 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who inspired a "flight-shaming" movement against air travel, is spearheading a climate change strike on Friday in Mo...
09:16 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have produced a film to highlight the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the...
07:48 2019-09-19

An effigy of teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg was hung from a bridge in Rome Daniel Ivarsson/YouTube An effigy of Greta Thunberg sporting her trademark pigtails was hung from a bridge in Rome on Monday. According to La Repub...
05:48 2019-10-08

Italian Youth Soccer Coach Fired For Calling Greta Thunberg A "Whore" On Facebook Fourth-division Italian soccer club Grosseto fired youth coach Tommaso Casalini this week after he called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg...
18:00 2019-10-01

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a ...
14:32 2019-09-13

Nobel Peace Laureate Could Face Prosecution Over Myanmar Military’s Actions Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, once was a democracy icon. Now she’s an international pariah because of the Myanmar military’s bruta...
23:32 2019-09-17

Prize-winning photos of peace – in pictures From climate activists to orangutan babies, these images capture peace efforts around the worldThese international awards for the best images of peac...
15:48 2019-10-03

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing to America amid a storm of online attacks The teenager is traveling to a United Nations climate conference aboard a zero-emissions sailboat. Fans are cheering her on, but critics have been ru...
10:32 2019-08-16

| WATCH: Swedish teen Greta Thunberg berates leaders as UN climate summit falls short An emotional Greta Thunberg has torn into world leaders at a UN climate summit, accusing them of betraying her generation by failing to tackle greenh...
20:48 2019-09-24

Fatboy Slim plays mashup of Right Here, Right Now and Greta Thunberg's UN speech live at Gateshead show Fatboy Slim has paid tribute to Greta Thunberg by performing a mashup of her United Nations speech and his song Right Here, Right Now to a crowd in G...
20:00 2019-10-09

Teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives in New York by boat, putting ‘climate crisis’ in spotlight After a two-week sail across the Atlantic Ocean, young climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in the Big Apple on Wednesday to participate in two ma...
20:00 2019-08-28

Fox News Apologizes After Daily Wire Host Calls Greta Thunberg a 'Mentally Ill Swedish Child' on Air Conservatives who are presumably shocked at being one-upped by a teenager armed with facts and passion have been piling on Greta Thunberg all week. O...
01:00 2019-09-24

Anne Hathaway, more celebs send support to Greta Thunberg amid bullying: 'Stay Strong' Anne Hathaway penned a message of support to teen activist Greta Thunberg after she was bullied for her emotional speech at the United Nations Monday...
01:00 2019-09-26

Organizers Expect Thousands At New York’s Youth-Led Climate Strike. Greta Thunberg Scheduled To Speak Today, hundreds of thousands of young people around the world will strike to demand action on climate change. More than 4,500 strikes are planned wor...
14:16 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg tells world leaders ‘you are failing us’, as nations announce fresh climate action Speaking at the beginning of the UN’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, the 16-year-old acclaimed climate activist Greta Thunberg, was unsparing in he...
20:16 2019-09-23

Students From 1,600 Cities Just Walked Out of School to Protest Climate Change. It Could Be Greta Thunberg’s Biggest Strike Yet Hundreds of thousands of students around the world walked out of their schools and colleges Friday in the latest in a series of strikes urging action...
00:16 2019-05-25

Greta Thunberg, on German coal mine visit, questions 2038 fuel exit date Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, on a visit to a German anti-coal protest camp, questioned whether the country should continue to use...
12:16 2019-08-10

Climate activist Greta Thunberg, 16, tells House committees: 'Unite behind the science' and 'take real action' Teenage activist Greta Thunberg appeared before members of the House Wednesday to answer questions about climate change, but made it clear that she i...
15:00 2019-09-18

Ukrainian journalist declines Aachen Peace Prize Ruslan Kotsaba has renounced the honor after coming in for criticism for anti-Semitic comments. The journalist had previously distanced himself from ...
15:32 2019-05-23

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 ne...
10:32 2019-09-19

16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg offers a rejoinder to Trump’s sarcastic late-night tweet “She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future,” the president said after the teenager delivered pessimisti...
19:48 2019-09-24

Report: University of Iowa Faculty Told Not to Promote Greta Thunberg Visit on School Social Media University of Iowa officials have told faculty at the school that they should not promote 16-year-old Swedish environmental activist Great Thunberg’s...
23:00 2019-10-05

He pioneered a renaissance in Native American literature. Now, a peace prize Novelist, poet and essayist N. Scott Momaday has been selected for the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award peace prize.   ...
12:01 2019-07-22

British DJ Fatboy Slim Pays Tribute to Greta Thunberg During Live Show With United Nations Speech Remix Greta Thunberg’s speech at the United Nations Climate Summit in September garnered widespread attention across the world — and now, the t...
22:32 2019-10-09

Iowa Science Teacher Placed On Leave After ‘Sniper Rifle’ Facebook Comment Directed at Climate Activist Greta Thunberg (WATERLOO, Iowa) — An Iowa high school science teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he made what appeared to be a threatening ...
00:16 2019-10-05

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, author of 'Beloved,' dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is gone. But her unique voice endures in novels like "Beloved."  &#...
18:16 2019-08-06

| Greta Thunberg leads rally | Trump defends Syria troop decision: WATCH the top world news videos for today Greta Thunberg leads South Dakota climate rally | Trump doubles down on decision to withdraw troops; here are the top world news videos for today. WA...
12:32 2019-10-09

Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado wins German book trade Peace Prize The prestigious Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has been awarded to 75-year-old Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado for raising awareness a...
00:32 2019-06-19

Greta Thunberg tells Congress: Save your praise... we don't want it if you don't do anything about climate change Greta Thunberg has told members of Congress to "save your praise" after she was hailed for her "superpower" in sparking a youth-driven fight against ...
08:32 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg shrugs of criticism from French MPs who branded her 'guru of apocalypse' Climate activist Greta Thunberg has shrugged off criticism from French lawmakers who mocked her speech to parliament that was boycotted by politician...
01:16 2019-07-24

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changin...
21:32 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing ...
08:32 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
02:32 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg hits back at adults 'mocking and threatening teenagers' in scathing Twitter thread Climate activist Greta Thunberg has hit back at adults who "choose to spend their time mocking and threatening teenagers and children for promoting s...
20:16 2019-09-25

UK carbon emissions target 'doing more harm than good' - Thunberg Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told Sky News that the UK's pledge to produce net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is "actually doing more harm...
16:48 2019-07-17

Greta Thunberg jokes she'll swap 'climate thing' for music career after speech is given death metal makeover Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has joked she is moving on from "this climate thing" in favour of a death metal career after a band turned he...
14:00 2019-09-29

A viral video remixed Greta Thunberg's UN speech as Swedish death metal. She said she'll 'be doing death metal only' from now on. Carlo Allegri/Reuters Greta Thunberg gave a tearful speech at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York City last week in which she chast...
20:48 2019-09-30

Wednesday's Daily Brief: Guterres talks technology for Africa’s development, ‘extinction crisis’ prompts stronger wildlife protection, Greta Thunberg reaches New York, funding shortfalls in Iraq, a positive step for Indigenous women A recap of Wednesday’s stories: Secretary-General António Guterres says ‘winds of hope are blowing ever stronger’ for Africa’s development; Swedish c...
18:00 2019-08-28

Violence spikes in Afghanistan – is peace with Taliban a good idea? Violent attacks in Afghanistan have continued despite ongoing peace talks between the Taliban and the US in Qatar. Is the international engagement wi...
15:16 2019-07-31

Colombia’s peace process developments a ‘precious opportunity’ to end violence for good, says UN Mission head Thousands of former fighters from Colombia’s largest rebel group remain committed to the historic 2016 peace deal which ended more than five decades ...
20:32 2019-10-10

Peace Is a Lifestyle: Erica Ford’s Peace Mobile Is Healing a Community Affected by Gun Violence, One Ride at a Time Like fellow Queens, N.Y., native, L.L. Cool J, Erica Ford has been here for years. She’s been in these streets. Always a standout, with gray tresses ...
09:48 2019-09-16

‘What Good Is Success If I Can’t Cause Good?’ Singer-Songwriter Jason Mraz Talks to TIME He’s right in the middle of a set, but Jason Mraz isn’t too busy to pause for meditation. “Let’s all take a breath together,&...
10:16 2019-05-24

‘Good Boys’ actors had bleeping good time on raunchy film “We had a motto: What’s said on set stays on set,” says Brady Noon, one of the young stars of “Good Boys,” the raunchy,...
07:00 2019-08-16

Living in East Sussex: the best market towns for Londoners looking for good-value family homes and good schools Market towns continue to draw Londoners away from the convenience of city life and into a seductive web of homes in pretty cobbled high streets with ...
02:32 2019-09-26

If facial recognition is good enough for Taylor Swift, is it good enough for you? Facial recognition is spreading to where you live, work, shop and travel. What happens to the data? Would you trade privacy for safety?   ...
09:16 2019-05-21

Good as hell: why Lizzo is the feel-good superstar everyone needs She owned the stage at the VMAs. Her combination of self-esteem and wicked humour has never been more necessaryThe ass was magnificent. Not Lizzo’s a...
12:16 2019-08-27

'Good Omens' turns Armageddon into a good time The Lord really does work in mysterious ways in "Good Omens," which -- given the recent abundance of apocalyptic series -- is surprisingly good, and ...
17:48 2019-05-30

On This Day: The fighter who was too good for his own good, Charley Burley, was born Bob Mee pays tribute to Charley Burley, one of the forgotten boxing greats The post On This Day: The fighter who was too good for his own good, Charl...
10:00 2019-09-06

| 'Pretty good' says US Open good-guy champion Woodland A lifetime of work came to fruition for Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach, where the 35-year-old from Kansas captured his first major title at the 119th ...
08:16 2019-06-17

Michael Spinks – the good little man who beat the good big man Michael Spinks defied logic and history to defeat heavyweight king Larry Holmes. Here he looks back on that fight and the crushing loss to Mike Tyson...
15:00 2019-09-22

What's the point of Nobel prizes? For some they are the pinnacle of recognition, for others they reek of western bias and sexism. So who will win this year’s awards?To his family’s ho...
04:32 2019-10-07

Nobel in physics is a two-fer: Big Bang and exoplanets Enlarge (credit: NASA) Today's Nobel Prize in physics was evenly split between two discoveries and, thus, unevenly split among the three honored. T...
06:32 2019-10-09

A Chemistry Nobel we can use: Lithium-ion batteries Enlarge / A diagram showing lithium ions moving between two different materials they can intercalate into. (credit: US DOE) Lithium-ion batteries h...
01:32 2019-10-10

Lin-Manuel Miranda must choose: Hamilton or The Good Place? in this The Good Place: The Podcast exclusive As we patiently wait for the fourth and final round of shenanigans from our beloved Soul Squad (formerly Team Cockroach), the good people over at The...
19:48 2019-06-21

Abiy Ahmed: Ethiopia's first Nobel laureate The prime minister of Ethiopia has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his rapid domestic political reforms and for making peace with Eritrea. In Ethiopia,...
17:32 2019-10-11

Peter Handke's Nobel win sparks outrage The decision to award Austrian writer Peter Handke a Nobel Prize in Literature has sparked widespread outrage, with critics calling it "shameful" tha...
09:32 2019-10-11

James Peebles shares Nobel in physics Canadian-born James Peebles, 84, an emeritus professor at Princeton University shares this year's Nobel Prize in Physics along with two Swiss scienti...
23:00 2019-10-08

| Humans will not 'migrate' to other planets, Nobel winner says Humans will never migrate to a planet outside of Earth's solar system because it would take far too long to get there, Swiss Nobel laureate Michel Ma...
07:32 2019-10-10

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other wor...
16:00 2019-08-06

Harvard's Dr William Kaelin Jr discusses Nobel win A Massachusetts researcher says he had " an out-of-body type of experience" when he got a predawn call informing him that he was one of three scienti...
15:32 2019-10-07

Nobel in Chemistry Given for Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to three scientists for their work developing lithium-ion batteries—power sources that touched off a technol...
08:32 2019-10-09

3 win Nobel in Chemistry for work on lithium-ion batteries Three scientists have won this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their contributions to lithium-ion batteries, which have reshaped energy storage a...
08:00 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Trio win chemistry Nobel for lithium-ion battery Three researchers won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the development of lithium-ion batteries, paving the way for smartphones and a fossil fuel-free s...
12:32 2019-10-09

2 Nobel literature prizes to be awarded after 2018 scandal Two Nobel Prizes in literature will be announced this year after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that rocked ...
03:00 2019-10-10

Nobel-winner Paul Nurse on Brexit: ‘The UK is turning in on itself’ Scientists fear the UK has lost its way due to Brexit and research could suffer as a result, one of the country’s most respected scientists tells New...
09:32 2019-05-21

Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded Sexual harassment, corruption, and rejection of the award — after a scandalous year in 2018, two writers will receive a Nobel Prize for Literature. A...
15:32 2019-10-09

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson...
08:32 2019-08-16

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to g...
02:32 2019-09-13

"Shame Is Sealed As A New Value": Outrage Over Nobel For Peter Handke Austrian writer Peter Handke's Nobel literature prize win on Thursday sparked outrage in Albania, Bosnia and Kosovo, where he is widely seen as an ad...
05:32 2019-10-11

Our bodies’ built-in oxygen sensing gets three a Nobel in Medicine Enlarge / Levels of red blood cells are adjusted based on the activity of the pathway defined by this work. (credit: Getty) Today's Nobel Prize in ...
00:32 2019-10-08

Lithium-ion batteries: How they work and why their creators earned a Nobel The lithium-ion battery is a technological breakthrough that helped its creators earn the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday.    &#...
14:00 2019-10-09

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the ...
16:00 2019-08-06

Greta Is Here The air at North Cove Marina, a small slip amid the towering high rises of Lower Manhattan, felt pregnant. With rain. With hope. With anticipation.Re...
20:32 2019-08-28

Stephen Colbert quizzes the cast of Good Boys, who, indeed, seem like very good boys After a long, hard week trying to squeeze laughs out of unremittingly bad news, sometimes you just want to hang out with the boys. Strutting out to J...
11:32 2019-08-07

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-Am...
15:32 2019-08-06

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel literature prizes Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke have won the 2018 and b2019 Nobel Prizes for literature, a rare double announcement t...
08:32 2019-10-10

Nobel-winning physicist who ‘brought order to universe’ dies at 89 SANTA FE, NM — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic parti...
18:16 2019-05-27

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other wor...
04:00 2019-08-07

Peter Handke: an adversarial talent and controversial Nobel laureate Since his 1966 debut The Hornets, the Austrian playwright and author has tested, inspired and shocked audiences‘A troubling choice’: authors criticis...
17:00 2019-10-10

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in literature The decision to confer two prizes was expected, since the Swedish Academy announced last year that it would postpone the 2018 literature prize until ...
17:32 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 In novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, acclaimed author dramatised African-American experience with fierce passion‘Love is never any better ...
13:48 2019-08-06

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel prizes in literature The Swedish Academy announced laureates for 2018 and 2019, after scandal forced last year’s award to be postponedThe Polish novelist and activist Olg...
12:00 2019-10-10

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after ...
21:32 2019-10-10

We were promised a less Eurocentric Nobel. We got two laureates from Europe | Maya Jaggi Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke may be fine writers but their awards only add to suspicions over the prize’s limited horizonsOlga Tokarczuk: the drea...
21:16 2019-10-11

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over ...
05:32 2019-09-13

This Isn't About Greta, Cowards Greta Thunberg changed everything on Monday: She lit into the United Nations and then joined 15 other kids in filing a complaint against the world fo...
22:16 2019-09-24

Akzo Nobel second-quarter core profit surges 36% on higher prices Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel reported a better-than-expected 36% jump in second-quarter core profit on Wednesday, as higher prices and ...
03:32 2019-07-24

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
09:32 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
12:00 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bonda...
22:16 2019-08-06

Nobel Prizes for Literature awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature while the 2019 prize goes to Austrian writer Peter Handke. The dual announcement ...
13:00 2019-10-10

Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Issued Arrest Warrant Bangladeshi economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been issued with an arrest warrant after failing to appear at a hearing over the sacking ...
02:32 2019-10-10

No-deal Brexit would leave science dead for years, say Nobel prizewinners Top scientists accuse Boris Johnson of sacrificing the UK’s research reputation – and billions of pounds in EU grantsTwo Nobel laureates and other to...
14:48 2019-10-08

Peter Handke, Olga Tokarczuk awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion...
12:00 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes, line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after ...
13:32 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk Wins 2018 Nobel For Literature, Peter Handke For 2019 Nobel Prize In Literature 2019: Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian author Peter Handke have been named the 2018 and 2019 winners of Nobel Priz...
12:32 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel Literature Prizes for 2018, 2019 Polish author Olga Tokarczuk has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, while this year's prize was given to Austrian author Peter Handke. ...
07:32 2019-10-10

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee, each gets $50,000 cash prize Eight young super spellers all tied, and all were crowned co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what competition officials said was a...
02:32 2019-05-31

Eight Tie In US Spelling Bee With $50,000 Cash Prize For Each Eight young super spellers beat the dictionary to be crowned co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what officials said was a first sinc...
11:32 2019-05-31

Following Greta: joining the Swedes on their no-fly holidays For a father and his two young children, taking the train – rather than the plane – from Malmö to London, meant more quality time, and funAt Hamburg ...
12:48 2019-06-13

Arrest warrant issued for Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus A Bangladesh court on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus for failing to appear before ...
14:00 2019-10-09

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Austria’s Peter Handke and Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion...
14:00 2019-10-10

Physicists who came up with supergravity win $3m Breakthrough Prize Supergravity is an idea that could unite general relativity with quantum mechanics, and the three physicists who formulated it have now won a $3 mill...
00:48 2019-08-07

| Not everyone happy with Comrades prize hike The CMA might be pleased with the increase in the Comrades Marathon winners’ prize money for 2020, but former champion Gift Kelehe says they've done ...
07:48 2019-10-04

Four women chase $500,000 W Series top prize W Series was created to address a gender imbalance in top flight motorsport Briton Jamie Chadwick leads rivals as inaugural all-female racing serie...
07:16 2019-07-18

Comfort yourself with the first trailer for Greta Gerwig's Little Women Confronted by the grim realization that it’s only Tuesday, you may find yourself in need of something comforting and pleasant, like peppermint tea se...
17:32 2019-08-13

Welcome to the US, Greta. With your help we can save the planet and ourselves | Rebecca Solnit Even in such a divided and troubled country, there is hope. Between us we can beat the climate destroyersDear Greta,Thank you for travelling across t...
11:00 2019-08-29

Man Who Was Not Good At What He Did: "You Can't Be Good At What You Do If You Don't Pour All Of Yourself Into It" Abject failure of an NFL head coach Hue Jackson got the Greg Bishop treatment over at Sports Illustrated this week. Bishop has made a lane for himsel...
05:00 2019-08-24

Review: Always Be My Maybe Is Maybe Almost Good. Is That Good Enough? It’s ridiculous that Hollywood can go for 25 years without making a single movie featuring a predominantly Asian cast: That’s the number ...
18:32 2019-05-31

William Jackson Harper moved by Thunberg's speech "The Good Place" star William Jackson Harper admits he felt "called out" by climate activist Greta Thunberg's speech to world leaders at the UN. (Sep...
09:16 2019-09-25

Atwood, Rushdie on Booker Prize shortlist The six finalists for the top literary award in the English-speaking world have been revealed. Veteran authors Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie hav...
05:16 2019-09-04

German Book Prize shortlist announced For English readers, Saša Stanišić is the most famous author among the six finalists for the literature award. But before they're translated from Ger...
18:00 2019-09-17

Colson Whitehead among Kirkus Prize finalists Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Nickel Boys” and Kwame Alexander’s picture story “The Undefeated” are among the finalists for the Kirkus Prize, a $50,0...
09:00 2019-09-17

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field ...
14:00 2019-09-13

Millennials Prize Experiences. Now So Do Travel Companies. Forget the thread count, plush bathrobes and white goose-down pillows. A vacation is no longer defined by where you stay, but what you do—at least fo...
20:16 2019-06-10

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictio...
12:00 2019-09-19

Scientists win millions in the 2020 Breakthrough Prize The Breakthrough Prize rewards work in physics, mathematics, and the life sciences, and it has just awarded almost $20 million to researchers around ...
19:16 2019-09-05

Supergravity pioneers win $3m Special Breakthrough prize Daniel Freedman, Peter van Nieuwenhuizen and Sergio Ferrara developed landmark theory in 1970sThe most lucrative prize in science has been awarded to...
01:16 2019-08-07

| UK winner now multi-millionaire after jackpot prize Someone in Britain became 190 million euros ($208 million) richer on Tuesday when they won the maximum EuroMillions jackpot, the lottery company anno...
07:32 2019-10-10

In Tennis, Another Battle Over Prize Money Looms The players’ fight for a bigger piece of the pie at Grand Slam events is not a new one. What distinguishes the latest campaign is that it is a joint ...
01:32 2019-10-11

Look: D.C. Lottery player's 3-3-3-3-3 ticket wins him a second top prize A man who collected $25,000 from a Washington, D.C., lottery drawing using the numbers 6-6-6-6-6 won a second payout, this time using the numbers 3-3...
15:16 2019-07-31

Lufthansa CEO sees no 'Greta Effect' on passenger numbers German airline Lufthansa expects passenger numbers to rise about 4% this year, its chief executive told a newspaper, playing down talk that public s...
10:48 2019-07-14

Little Women trailer: first look at Greta Gerwig's starry adaptation Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Timothee Chalamet, Meryl Streep and Laura Dern star in Louisa May Alcott dramaThe first trailer has been r...
14:32 2019-08-13

‘Little Women’ trailer: Greta Gerwig takes on a big classic The trailer for Greta Gerwig’s “Little Women” is here. Set to come out at Christmas time this year, the movie stars Saoirse Ronan a...
15:32 2019-08-13

Swedish Academy awards 2 Nobel Prizes in Literature, after 2018 scandal, to Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 and 2019 was awarded Thursday to two authors from Austria and Poland, after a one-year absence in giving out t...
22:00 2019-10-10

Veteran activists express hope, and caution, for Thunberg movement For the young environmental activists inspired by Greta Thunberg and her peers, the battle is going to have to be as much about changing the politica...
05:32 2019-09-30

World leaders must prove they've listened to climate activists: Thunberg World leaders must prove that they have listened to young climate activists after a year of protests has not led to any progress in the reduction of ...
02:32 2019-08-06

'How dare you?' Thunberg's U.N. speech inspires Dutch climate protesters Thousands of Dutch children skipped school to join a global climate strike on Friday, blocking traffic and asking their leaders "how dare you?" in a ...
15:16 2019-09-27

'You have stolen my dreams,' an angry Thunberg tells U.N. climate summit Teenage activist Greta Thunberg angrily denounced world leaders on Monday for failing to tackle climate change, unleashing the outrage felt by millio...
21:00 2019-09-23

Emmys 2019: Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?  ...
19:16 2019-09-23

A Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist Was ‘Swatted’ but Survived. Here’s What He Has to Say About That Leonard Pitts Jr., a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Miami Herald, was laying in his bed in Bowie, Md., early on Sunday morning when he woke...
19:32 2019-07-03

Scientists behind first image of black hole awarded $3m prize Hundreds of researchers share Breakthrough prize in fundamental physicsAn international collaboration that captured the first image of a black hole, ...
15:48 2019-09-05

Bong d’Or: Korean director wins Cannes’ top prize South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s social satire “Parasite,” about a poor family of hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family, has won the Canne...
18:48 2019-05-25

Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the Emmy Awards' top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it? ...
02:32 2019-09-23

The Race To Have The Biggest Prize Pool In Esports History When Epic Games announced $30 million in prize money for this July’s Fortnite World Cup, it seemed set to be the largest ever for an esports event. T...
20:32 2019-06-28

Woman didn’t know she won $1M prize until relative’s Facebook post A Louisiana woman won a $1 million Powerball prize this week — but had no idea until an out-of-state relative tagged her in a post about the dr...
11:16 2019-06-28

Leading players want Wimbledon to increase prize money despite £38m pot • Players seeking bigger proportion of tournament revenue• Federer among those calling for lower tiers to get more fundsWimbledon may have to increas...
15:32 2019-06-27

Sharing is caring: Federer wants better prize money distribution Roger Federer is prepared to champion the cause of lower-ranked players on the ATP Tour and said at the U.S. Open on Wednesday that he would fight to...
09:00 2019-08-29

Women's Open raises prize fund to $4.5 million The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for ...
16:00 2019-07-08

Minnesota's Collier takes WNBA's top rookie prize Napheesa Collier fended off fierce competition to become the WNBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, with the Minnesota Lynx standout capping a prolific...
15:32 2019-09-16

Word whiz kids compete for $50,000 prize in U.S. spelling bee Nearly 500 word wizards were still in contention on Wednesday as the Scripps National Spelling Bee entered its second day, as the best young spellers...
06:16 2019-05-29

‘Celestial Bodies’ Wins Man Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi’s family saga is the first Arabic novel to win the translated literature prize. She shares the award with the book’s translator, Maril...
17:48 2019-05-21

Physicists to Split $3 Million Breakthrough Prize for Supergravity Physicists Sergio Ferrara, Dan Freedman, and Peter van Nieuwenhuizen will split a $3 million Breakthrough Prize for their theory of supergravity, whi...
16:48 2019-08-06

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, s...
12:16 2019-07-06

Women’s prize winner Tayari Jones: ‘Before this, I had never won a raffle’ An American Marriage is a story about the traumatic effect of injustice on a black family in the US. But it might never have been published if it was...
20:32 2019-06-09

Religious festivals and Greta arrives in New York: Wednesday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including New Zealand fashion, the Ganesh Chaturthi and Pancha Dan festi...
04:32 2019-08-29

Greta Gerwig's upcoming film adaptation of 'Little Women' looks amazing Greta Gerwig has filmed a remake of "Little Women," Louisa May Alcott's classic book about four humble sisters named Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy growing u...
17:32 2019-06-19

Greta Gerwig: why Little Women still generates a big buzz | Lucy Siegle Louisa M Alcott’s story is 150 years old, but the remake by the director of Lady Bird is tipped for great things alreadyYou have to be super-confiden...
14:16 2019-08-17

Greta: Grown-ups mock children because world view threatened Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg said Friday she doesn’t understand why grown-ups and world leaders would mock children and teens for acting on scienc...
18:16 2019-09-27

Meet generation Greta: young climate activists around the world They’re too young to vote, but schoolchildren across the globe are taking matters into their own handsIn May, for the second time this year, more tha...
04:16 2019-06-28

Conservatives Are Melting Down Faster Than Our Planet Over Greta and the Climate Teens On Friday, students around the world and concerned citizens from all walks of life took to the streets to demand specific policies in hopes of averti...
17:16 2019-09-23

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. on boat with no toilet Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York on Wednesday, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or to...
09:48 2019-08-13

‘Greta effect’ leads to boom in children’s environmental books The 16-year-old climate change activist has galvanised young people to read more about saving the planetSome seek to convey the wonder of endangered ...
03:48 2019-08-11

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. to avoid flying Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York this week, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht to join protests in the...
06:32 2019-08-13

Swedish climate activist Thunberg asks U.S. Congress for action, not praise Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leader...
21:00 2019-09-17

Luxury leader LVMH, in green mode, laments Thunberg's pessimism Environmental activist Greta Thunberg's discourse on climate change was overly pessimistic and demoralizing for young people, LVMH boss Bernard Arna...
15:48 2019-09-25

Exclusive: Kim Kardashian praises climate activist Thunberg and hopes for meeting US reality TV star Kim Kardashian heaped praise on Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday, calling her a "brave and amazing young...
14:48 2019-10-08

Global climate crisis 'beyond party politics': teenage activist Thunberg Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Wednesday that the world would need to lay partisan divisions aside and unite behind science to addre...
15:48 2019-09-25

Teenage climate activist Thunberg takes on Trump's Twitter taunt Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg shot back at on Tuesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's attempt to mock her on Twitter by changing h...
12:48 2019-09-24

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead of "bickering", as children walked ...
13:48 2019-05-24

Teenager Thunberg angrily tells U.N. climate summit 'you have stolen my dreams' Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Monday opened the United Nations Climate Action Summit with an angry condemnation of world leaders ...
14:16 2019-09-23

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take...
19:48 2019-09-19

Female squash stars furious after getting vibrators as tournament prize A group of champion female squash players slammed the Spanish tournament they won as sexist after being given vibrators as a prize. The incident took...
12:16 2019-05-22

'A masterpiece': Norwich council houses win Stirling architecture prize Street of 105 homes hailed as high-quality architecture in its most environmentally and socially conscious formOne hundred years since the 1919 Addis...
17:00 2019-10-08

Find out how Jimmy Olsen won his Pulitzer Prize in this exclusive preview DC has done exceptional work with its two recent debuts spotlighting Superman’s key supporting players, Lois Lane and Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, giv...
15:48 2019-08-20

'The Goldfinch' paints dull picture from prize-winning book "The Goldfinch" has a painting at its center, but despite a classy palette of ingredients conjures a lifeless, disjointed picture. Adapted from a Pul...
04:32 2019-09-14

The first ever black hole image lands scientists $3 million prize The scientists that captured the first image of a black hole are being rewarded with a $3 million prize. The Breakthrough prize, known as the "Oscars...
08:00 2019-09-06

Court rules against Colorado man seeking full lottery prize DENVER (AP) — A Colorado court has rejected a man’s claim he should be the sole recipient of a $4.8 million lottery prize. The Denver Post repo...
21:16 2019-06-20

From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Staniši...
11:16 2019-08-20

Chelsea revel in chaos and controversy to claim another major prize Chaos and controversy are mainstays of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea, yet no matter what the drama, winning remains a powerful, unstoppable str...
11:16 2019-05-30

Build an Alexa Skill that controls Lego sets and win a prize What if Lego sets could respond to voice commands? That's the premise of a new contest Amazon and Lego launched on Tuesday that asks enthusiasts...
19:48 2019-09-24

Kevin McCarthy Wins the Prize for Most Ridiculous AOC Attack of the Week The painfully stupid argument over whether Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was right to label the government’s migrant internment centers “concentratio...
18:32 2019-06-19