In Phoenix, an erstwhile porn emporium gets a net-zero makeover
June 11, 2013, 9:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
For its Phoenix offices, DPR Construction transforms a one-time adult superstore into a net-zero energy showstopper complete with certification from the International Living Future Institute.
EV living: Honda breaks ground on net-zero concept home
April 29, 2013, 1:53 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In a project that links net-zero energy home building with electric vehicle ownership, Honda breaks ground on a super-efficient demo home on the campus of UC Davis.
Lab, sweet lab: NIST Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility opens
September 17, 2012, 8 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Inside a rather humdrum-looking suburban Washington, D.C., home, the typical family of 4 is replaced by a virtual clan as part of a $2.5M effort to test energy-efficient technologies and materials.
Soothing massage is too much for tiny bird
David Attenborough 'coming to terms' with memory loss (but no, he's not retiring)
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
Update: Heineken severs relationship with club that hosted illegal dog fight
Crabs clog roads in Cuba for annual invasion
Is that snake venomous?