Workers have begun work on iconic statue's thumb damaged during storm
'Project Daniel' started with the story of one boy, but this new initiative is now providing low-cost prosthetics in a war-torn nation
Iconic Christ the Redeemer statue was damaged in a storm on Thursday night
The number of Brits planning to go to Sochi in Russia for the Winter Olympics in three weeks' time will be minimal. Apart from the usual Russian visa requirements, flights are limited, a special "spectator pass" is required in a bid to combat security threats and prices for accommodation and the top events are very expensive.
One person has died and two people were injured, one severely, when a plane crashed at Aspen airport, police in Colorado have confirmed.
Members of the Ramapough tribe of New Jersey have claimed misrepresentation
Hundreds of strangers on Facebook have helped Hallie Twomey with her mission
Features include a throne room, plenty of storage and a handy back door
The artist debuted his new video on The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Mount Etna erupted for the 16th time this year on late Saturday and Sunday morning sending plumes of ash and streams of lava high into the sky over much of eastern Sicily.
Alf Alderson advises you to rise with the lark if you want to enjoy the best skiing
En route to Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics, the torch relay through Russia passed members of the Nivkh ethnic group.
Unlit torch will tour International Space Station before being taken on its first ever trip outside the base
Iron Man might sound like a Marvel's comic, and only a comic, but a Swiss pilot proves wrong and flies up in the skies using an engine-powered jetsuit
View From The Sofa: Adventure Show, BBC Scotland / /Ironman, ironman.com
One year later, the 44-year-old man who fell from space reveals how he likes to spend as little time on earth as possible