Yes, those are Tibetan monks breakdancing to the Beastie Boys (VIDEO)
Complete with an old school boombox.
Across the globe, getting antibiotics is barely harder than buying Pepsi
That means pneumonia and dog bites could soon once again be life-threatening ailments.
Libya names businessman Ahmed Maiteeq as its new prime minister
Political analysts said Maiteeq would have difficulty in overcoming the political chaos racking the oil-producing nation.
Curious about the biggest trade deal in history? Sorry, it’s classified
Governments and big corporations can read the Trans-Pacific Partnership, but not you. Here are 6 ways it could change the world.
Iraq is among the countries where genocide is most likely to happen
These 9 countries are the world's most dangerous for minorities.
These new cars in China have filters so you can breathe fresh air while you drive
The new technology is the very definition of irony.
Here's how Florida shrimpers get skewered by Obama's trans-Pacific trade pact
The local shrimping industry is already losing out to Asia.
Watch this pod of dolphins protect a New Zealand swimmer from a great white shark
Adam Walker noticed the shark swimming underneath him. So did some dolphins.
The US will have a larger military presence in the Philippines
The two nations will hold joint military exercises next week in areas mostly north of the capital.
Taiwan police clash with hundreds of anti-nuclear protesters
The protesters demanded the government scrap plans to begin operation of Taiwan's nearly completed fourth reactor.
A Tokyo cafe just made dining alone even more awkward
The owners felt bad for you and this was their embarrassing solution.
Obama warns that North Korea poses a threat not just to Asia but to the US too
North Korea describes its nuclear weapons as a 'treasured sword' that it will never abandon.
These Asian city-states might be booming. But they're not banging
Sexologists explain why. And the government intervenes in the bedroom.
China reacts sharply to Obama and Abe's talks on disputed Senkakus islands
China's Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun said the country's military is 'fully capable of safeguarding' the islands.
The world's newest mineral is unlike anything we've ever seen
Putnisite is completely unique and "unrelated to anything," scientists say.
Marshall Islands sues 9 nuclear-armed nations for disarmament failure
It filed one suit specifically directed against the United States in the Federal District Court in San Francisco.
Sri Lanka deports a British tourist for her Buddha tattoo
'Some Sri Lankans could get offended,' senior immigration official Chulananda Perera said.
11 ways Tony Abbott is ruining Australia and threatening the whole world
Analysis: Abbot has been compared to former US President George W. Bush. That's beginning to look unfair to Bush.
Obama’s Asia trip will be overshadowed by China’s 'blue national soil'
Beijing calls it Sansha. Others call it expansionism that makes Putin’s Crimea grab look like child’s play.
There's a lot of tension in the Asia-Pacific right now
It’s no secret why Obama is visiting Japan, South Korea, the Philippines and Malaysia — and it has little to do with any of those countries.
Obama says engagement with China won't come at the expense of US's Asia allies
Japan, whose relations with rival China have chilled over the past two years, has been beset by anxiety over the degree to which reality matches rhetoric.
Kim Jong-un forces aides to walk through his own mind
And we have the picture of what that looked like.
Students in New Zealand are killing rats for free beer
Like many of the Earth's problems, fixing the rat issue in Wellington hinges on finding the right way to motivate people to change their behavior.
Saudi prince accused of killing 2,000 endangered birds while on safari in Pakistan
Houbara bustards are globally protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species.
Nepali sherpas demand compensation for families of avalanche victims
There is no provision for compensation for Sherpas who are hired by international expeditions to carry gear.
Rescuers pull 13th body from the snow after Everest's most deadly avalanche
Authorities have ruled out hope of finding any more survivors.
Most of the world still thinks you need god to have morals
More than half the countries surveyed by Pew say a belief in god is essential to morality. What part of the world do your views line up with?
The deadliest avalanche on Mount Everest claims the lives of 12 Nepali sherpas
The avalanche hit the sherpa guides relatively low on the mountain, ministry officials said.
What might be the biggest water gun fight in the world is happening right now in Myanmar and Thailand
This looks like fun.
This is what it takes to pack up the US war in Afghanistan
"For size and complexity, think of something in between D-Day and the moon landing.”
UNICEF's 'Poo2Loo' campaign targets open defecation in India with weird games, videos, shitty puns, and a turd mascot
The whole thing is surreal. But it might work.