A million cookie-cutter houses built in the 1940s in Canada may have a future as energy-independent homes; the energy savings could be substantial.
The Scottish city of Glasgow will finally be able to see Monty Python's "Life of Brian" on the screen now that a 30-year ban has been lifted.
This year's winner of Australia's top literary prize is titled "Breath" by Tim Winton, and it's a rarity, world class novel about surfing.
The Mexican business community is challenging U.S. protectionism, saying it goes against the principle of free trade between the US and Mexico.
Join an online discussion with Richard Wrangham, who argues that apes became human because they learned to cook.
The Iranian government is targeting the BBC's Persian language TV channel in its censorship of all foreign media coverage.
As their government shuts down media coverage, Iranians are using the web to access and distribute information.
KIVA has been making micro loans to the poor in the developing world; now the group is expanding to facilitate micro-lending to the US from the outside.
Coppola talks about his personal connection to the screenplay and why he filmed it in Argentina.
In Russia, there are 460 jobs that are legally off limits to women -- like driving trains and fighting fires.