Students at the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder are learning the law by providing free legal services to immigrants in the community. Some of them come from immigrant families themselves.
Many around the world have mocked the inability of US government officials to cooperate and end the government shutdown. Those who aren't laughing include people from around the world whose visits to US national parks have been ruined.
Antarctica has long been considered a last redoubt of cold in a warming globe. But new science suggests that a key part is warming up fast. Sam Eaton reports the finding could cause scientists to rethink their sea level projections for later this century.
American Richard Adams passed away earlier this week, but his partner of 30-plus years, Tony Sullivan, his immigration status remains up the air.
The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan wants to boost tourism while keeping the number of visitors under control. So it requires tourists to spend a minimum of $200 per day. And as The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from Bhutan, the amount goes up next year.
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Cygnus, The Swan. It's a constellation of stars visible in the Northern Hemisphere, and it figures in a science project aimed at mapping light pollution worldwide. Anchor Katy Clark gets details from Dennis Ward, technology specialist for the Windows to the Universe project at the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) in Boulder, Colorado.