Europe

tech-science

There’s a Lost Continent 1,000 Miles Under Europe

Scientists tracked down the last remnants of Greater Adria, an ancient Greenland-sized landmass.
Becky Ferreira
9.13.19
Europe

What You Need to Know About Ursula Von Der Leyen, the EU’s First Woman President

The German defense minister faces a divided Europe and a fragmented parliament.
David Gilbert
7.17.19
climate change

It's So Damn Hot Around the World Right Now

A global heat wave is hitting Alaska, Europe, and Asia.
Alex Lubben
7.8.19
tech-science

How the Black Plague Left Traces in Arctic Ice

Charlemagne’s iconic silver currency increased industrial lead pollution, while the Black Death caused it to plummet.
Becky Ferreira
7.8.19
tech-science

Europe’s Deadly Heatwave Marked the Hottest June on Record

We can expect more brutal heatwaves to come according to a pair of European climate reports.
Sarah Emerson
7.3.19
immigration

Think the Photo of the Drowned Migrant Father and Child Will Change Something? Just Ask Europe.

“The lesson from Europe is we can’t take that moment of compassion for granted — we have to sustain it over time in order to affect policy.”
Tim Hume
6.28.19
tech-science

Fossils of a 12-Foot-Tall, 1000-Pound Bird Found in Crimea

Pachystruthio dmanisensis was three times the size of modern ostriches.
Becky Ferreira
6.27.19
Drugs

The Inside Story of Europe's First Narco-State

A young generation of Albanians are caught between organized crime's politics, rampant unemployment, and the fast cash of Class A drugs.
Monty Reed
6.6.19
Far right

One Does Not Simply Use Aragorn for Spanish Far-Right Propaganda

Actor Viggo Mortensen is now fighting with Spain's far-right party for using Aragorn in one of their tweets.
Rex Santus
5.7.19
White Nationalism

The Idaho GOP is helping an alt-right YouTube star marry her Austrian white nationalist boyfriend

Martin Sellner says he lost his travel privileges after being investigated for his ties to the mosque mass shooter in Christchurch.
Tess Owen
4.30.19
Germany

How the far right is weaponizing Nazi history in Germany

The AfD is pushing to downplay the crimes of the Nazi era, amid fears of a new wave of German nationalism.
Tim Hume
2.22.19
mars rovers

A Rover Named After DNA Pioneer Rosalind Franklin is Headed for Mars in 2020

“This name reminds us that it is in the human genes to explore.”
Becky Ferreira
2.7.19
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