By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(LONDON) -- The 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to the American poet Louise Glück “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence unive...

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By KATIE KINDELAN and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, has launched a new environmental prize described by Kensington Palace as the "most prestigious global environment prize in history."...

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By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA) -- The Tasmanian devil, the feisty marsupial that only resided on the island of Tasmania for the last 3,000 years, has been reintroduced into Australia's mainland for the first time in 3...

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By ALEXANDER MALLIN and JAMES GORDON MEEK, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department announced Wednesday that two former ISIS guards are en route to the U.S. where they will face charges for their role in the murders of...

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By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(LONDON) -- Two scientists have been announced as the winners of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday.Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna were jointly awarded the prize for &ld...

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By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- A new portrait of Queen Victoria’s African goddaughter, Sarah Forbes Bonetta, has been unveiled at the 19th century monarch’s home on the Isle of Wight, as part of the conservati...

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By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The ozone hole over Antarctica has grown to its "maximum size" just one year after researchers reported that it was at its smallest since its discovery.The hole, which occurs ann...

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By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(LONDON) -- The floss challenge has nothing on the royal family, some of whom have mastered it with ease.Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, and her 5-year-old daughter, Princess Charlotte, are...

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By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Three scientists have been announced as the winners of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday.Roger Penrose was awarded half of the prize "for the discovery that black hole fo...

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By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Three scientists have been announced as the winners of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine “for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus,” the Nobel Committee announced M...

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By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(LONDON) -- Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, the children of Prince William and Kate Middleton, are rarely seen and even more rarely heard, but the royal siblings showed off their...

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By HATEM MAHER, ABC News (SAQQARA, Egypt) -- Egypt on Saturday unveiled a collection of 59 sarcophagi unearthed in the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, with officials saying they expect tens more to be exhumed from the burial site used b...

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By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump's COVID-19 positive diagnosis adds him to a list of world leaders who have contracted the deadly disease.In the U.S., three governors have been diagnosed...

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By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- World leaders expressed their hope for a swift recovery for President Donald Trump after he announced that he and the first lady tested positive for COVID-19 overnight.The president...

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