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Solar and electric powered vessels come of age

Solar and electric powered boats are coming of age. The alternative powered vessels on show in Berlin come at a time when many petrol-engined...

Twinkly lights create festive atomsphere at Kew Gardens

A magical illuminated Christmas trail has opened in one of London's most famous gardens. More than a million twinkling lights are illuminating The Royal...

One-month-old panda cub doing well at French zoo (Video)

Officials at a French zoo say a baby panda born last month can now drink without a feeding bottle and weighs more than one...

Blacksmiths compete at Stia biennial

Blacksmiths from around the world are facing off at a fiery metal work contest in Stia, Italy. But it's not all competition the artists...

Meet the stray dogs using technology to keep the streets safe

Stray dogs could soon become guardians of our streets thanks to new technology. ‘Smart vests’ developed in Thailand are aiming to help stray dogs...

Baby monkey born at Bronx Zoo (Video)

One of New York City's latest residents is young, physically fit and wildly popular. The Angolan colobus monkey born this August at the Wildlife...

Hong Kong’s distinctive neon signs are being snuffed out

The future of Hong Kong's famed neon skyline could be under threat. Changing tastes, new technology and tighter regulations mean the giant signs are...

International mariachi festival underway in Mexico

For the past 24 years, the International Mariachi Festival has been the reference for mariachis all over the world. It takes place in the...

Millenials demand organic and gluten free pet food

Describing a meal as "dog food" used to be a culinary insult but all that might be about to change. There's a growing trend...

Health professionals turn to arts to treat patients

Health professionals in Australia are increasingly turning to the arts to help people with conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Gallery programmes, choirs and dance...