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'Smart' tropical fish can recognize human faces

Jun 25, 2016

'Smart' tropical fish can recognize human faces

A tropical fish can tell one human face from another despite lacking a brain section that homo sapiens and other “smart” animals use for this task, scientists said. The astonishing ability was demonstrated in experiments with eight archerfish, a tropical species best known for ...

Could Brexit vote be a preview of U.S. presidential race?

Jun 25, 2016

Could Brexit vote be a preview of U.S. presidential race?

Britain’s stunning vote to leave the European Union, buoyed by a frenzy of nationalism and populist anger, was a crushing rejection of the political elite. Republican Donald Trump hopes it is also a preview of November’s U.S. presidential election. The referendum result reverberated immediately ...

What's next for the EU, as Britain turns its back

Jun 24, 2016

What's next for the EU, as Britain turns its back

Britons voted in a referendum on Thursday to leave the European Union. Following are answers to key questions on what will happen next in Britain’s relations with the bloc: What does it mean? The EU is in shock and entering uncharted territory. No member ...