QUEEN MARY 2 ENTERS SAN FRANCSICO BAY
The Queen Mary 2 passes under the Golden Gate Bridge on it's maiden voyage into the San Francisco Bay as crowds in Sausalito, California watch on January 4, 2007. (UPI Photo/Aaron Kehoe)
British researchers say new technology can read "unreadable," fragile historic documents that could crack and crumble if unrolled or unfolded.
Anglican leaders from around the world watched Thursday as Justin Welby was enthroned as archbishop of Canterbury and head of the Church of England.
A U.N. study said at least one-in-five people, including half of school-age children, were infected with swine flu in the first year of the pandemic in 2009.
News from United Press International, around the world around the clock ...
The norovirus was suspected in an outbreak of nausea aboard a pair of cruise ships in the Caribbean, U.S. health officials said this weekend.
The struggling STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, said it had secured a luxury liner contract worth more than $1.3 billion.
Passengers aboard the Queen Mary 2 cruise ship, currently sailing in the Caribbean, have been struck with a sickness bug, the ship's operator said.
Honeybees' extreme sensitivity to environmental change has a genetic basis, a study involving British and Australian scientists has found.
Warming temperatures cause greater reduction in the adult sizes of aquatic animal species than in land-dwellers, British researchers say.
Nearly 100 species not native to Britain have invaded the River Thames making it one of the most highly invaded freshwater systems in the world, scientists say.
United Press International