"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
A Chinese vase, uncovered during a routine house clearance in London, has sold for a record shattering 50 million euros.
The vase dates from 1740s
The Aston Martin DB5 driven by Sean Connery as James Bond in ‘Goldfinger’ was sold at an auction in London on Wednesday for three million euros.
Art collectors and buyers are gathering at Christie’s in London for the Post War and Contemporary Art Auctions. For many, the one to watch is British
Money might not buy you love but it could get your own personal piece of the Fab Four.
Some of South America’s largest collection of Beatles
An oil painting by Turner has gone under the hammer for just over 35 million euros, a new record at auction for the British master.
A treasure trove of long lost works of Impressionist and Modern art were sold at auction yesterday in Paris.
The stash of paintings and prints had
In the art world, impression, cubism and the work of Fabergé are rarely found together.
But international auction house Sotheby’s has
A Pablo Picasso painting has set a new world record for a piece of art sold at auction. ‘Nude, Green leaves and Bust’, said to be a depiction of the
Christie’s will be auctioning works from the private collection of U.S. author Michael Crichton at their keenly-anticipated “Post-War & Contemporary
The actress Sharon Stone and the former US President Bill Clinton have lead this year’s Aids charity bash at the Cannes film festival. Among the
It is a sign of the growing impact of the financial crisis in the US: hundreds of homes have gone under the hammer at what is being described as one
The controversial sale at auction of two ancient statues has taken another twist with the man who bought them saying he has no intention of paying as