Dogs can experience premature graying on their fur as a result of too much stress, just like some humans do, a new study has found.
A Japanese rocket that fired a weather satellite into space on Wednesday was decked out in colorful manga in a bid to raise awareness among kids about the wonders of the universe.
A cupboard under the stairs, which was replaced by one filmed in a studio, is shown in the house for sale that starred onscreen as Harry Potter's childhood home in the town of Bracknell, England, just over 30 miles (50 kms) west of central London, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016.
Pictures of a happy family of six - with two daddies and two sets of twins - is what netizens see when they first visit the now well-known Sina Weibo account "Li Ruan Yijiaren," or "The Family of Li and Ruan."
More than 25,000 over-income US families are currently taking advantage of the public housing assistance supposedly offered to low-income families and will cost US taxpayers over 100 million US dollars over the next year, said a government watchdog report.
Workers build a modular house in Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province, June 20, 2015. A local company showed their modular house made by recycled materials. The modularization design brings no pollution during building process and could save two thirds of the construction time.
A new campaign by international NGOs The Nature Conservancy (TNC), International Fund For Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Chinese social media portal Tencent will call for people to boycott the online wildlife trade.
"What did Disney have against Step-mothers?" is the theme of the first Congress of Stepmothers, Stepfathers and Stepchildren due to begin in Lisbon on Saturday, which will discuss the negative image of the relationship between step-parents and step-children, Portuguese news agency Lusa reported.
It was 4 am on the Bund. Darrell Lew and his friends were busy prepping their camera kits for the sunrise, the “big moment” of a day they planned to spend wandering the streets of Shanghai, looking for scenes to shoot, Lew said.
A beekeeper checks beehives in Shennongjia nature reserve, in central China's Hubei province, Sept. 6, 2014.
It is never easy to move to a foreign country, but Anlaug Vatne and Siri Taugbøl, two women active in the Norwegian expat organization Klubb Norge, believe that as long as people are open-minded, they can make a strange city feel like home.
The Garden of Serenity, a traditional Chinese garden which is situated in Santa Lucija in the south of Malta, reopened to the public as its completion and handover ceremony of renovation project launched on Friday.
The International Horticultural Exposition opened in the coastal city of Qingdao in east China's Shandong Province on Friday.
Few architects in the world have been as dedicated to designing residential buildings than the late Japanese architect Kazuo Shinohara, who died in 2006. Even fewer have summarized their thought in such a systematic way, or had such a lasting legacy.
People of the Dong ethnic group prepare for their get-together banquet in Tongdao Dong Autonomous County, central China's Hunan Province, April 17, 2014. Some 1000 tourists took part in a traditional get-together banquet, in which various dishes were offered by every local family.
As urbanization speeds up in China, people are finding themselves further and further away from nature. But along with growing awareness of low-carbon lifestyles, food safety and environment protection, more people are getting into gardening at home, whether it's tending a few pots or a larger balcony garden.
The upcoming weekend will witness a huge party celebrating eco-friendly lifestyles at the Cool Docks. The annual Eco Design Fair is this time being staged under the theme of waste reduction and will feature green products and ideas covering fashion, energy, well-being, home, gardening, transport and food.
Busy urbanites looking to add a touch more greenery to their lives without having to sacrifice time tending to a plant should look no further than a moss terrarium. Not only are they extremely low maintenance, moss terrariums are like a magical little forest that you can bring inside your home or office.