Jul 22, 2014

World breaks monthly heat record twice in a row

The globe is on a hot streak, setting a heat record in June. That’s after the world broke a record in May. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday that last month’s average global temperature was 16.2 Celsius, which is 0.72 degrees higher ...

Jul 29, 2013

World's post offices look to reinvent selves

There was a time when your local post office would mainly sell stamps and deliver letters. No longer. To counteract the turmoil brought on by email and text messages, postal services worldwide have reinvented themselves, taking on the technological revolution that once looked to ...