Scientists have analysed the molten rock within the dormant supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park and found that eruption is possible without any external trigger
Rescue workers are continuing to sift through the debris in search of survivors
Japan’s homeless are being recruited to clean up at the now defunct radioactive Fukushima nuclear power plant.
The climate change summit was the worst since 1992. All we got was a ‘roadmap’ to an ambitious new deal in 2015
The actor released a statement to confirm he was with a New York businessman who had been spirited out of Bolivia after spending over two years in captivity for crimes he claims he did not commit
Researchers claim it could be 2,000 times more powerful than Mount St Helens
A Gawker essay has ignited a culture war on the value of niceness
Temporary power firm Aggreko — responsible for keeping the lights on and the cameras rolling at the last World Cup in South Africa and at the London 2012 Olympics — has been chosen by FIFA to perform the same duties across 12 different venues in Brazil.
Houses been swept into the sea over night as the biggest tidal surge in 60 years hit the east coast. The Environment Agency has urged people to remain vigilant as the high tides continue through the night
Maker of the world's most popular operating system joins Yahoo and Google in offering encryption as default for customers and their data
Universal will donate profits to Reach Out Worldwide after his death
The Seahawks fans registered with seismic activity detectors on Monday night
China's largest oil refiner Sinopec has apologised for explosions from a ruptured oil pipeline that killed 47 people and injured 136 others in one of the country's worst industrial accidents this year.
The death toll from one of the strongest typhoons on record has risen above 5,000 in the Philippines and is likely to climb further.
Remarkable pictures show the new islet, which is about 200 metres (660 feet) in diameter, appearing in the water
Unprecedented and delicate task faces many hazards as workers try to secure large quantities of nuclear material