Global Observer

Foreign dispatches from correspondents around the world.


Cleantech and biodiversity on the menu for Paris Pollutec Expo

PARIS -- Eco-technology expo comes to Paris to showcase and discuss latest in environmental practices in France and beyond.


In Beijing, supercomputer powers virus simulation

BEIJING -- Landmark research into the flu virus is powered by one of China's growing number of supercomputers.


Will Sunday's elections boost Spain's economy?

MADRID -- With Spain's national elections this Sunday November 20, SmartPlanet offers a brief overview and their impact of the struggling international economy.