• An American regarded as a father of computer graphics, an Indian literary critic and a Japanese molecular cell biologist have received the Kyoto Prize.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 3:00 PM EST
  • A 6.5-magnitude earthquake shook Guatemala's Pacific coastline on Sunday, just four days after a major quake killed dozens and left thousands without homes in the region.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 12:00 PM EST
  • The devastating fungus Chalara fraxinea, more commonly known as ash dieback has wiped out most of continental Europe's ash trees. More than 100,000 trees have already been burned to try to stop its spread.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 10:00 AM EST