Helen Keller’s teacher was born 145 years ago
On the 150th anniversary of the first shots of the Civil War, re-enactors in South Carolina prepare for battle.
The Nashville Zoo welcomed two litters of clouded leopard cubs born over the course of a week last month. The births are a significant step to establishing a self-sustaining breeding program for this seriously endangered species.
A rainforest “grows” in a former industrial colossus in this German art exhibit.
Billie Holiday had no formal training, but her signature, emotive voice made her one of the most influential singers of all time.
Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei has been missing since he was detained Sunday.