Seasteading still floating libertarian utopia idea
July 17, 2015, 11:03 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
They've engineered a technical solution, but the rest of the concept still sinks.
India launches clean air index to help tackle pollution
April 13, 2015, 3:51 p.m. by Sami Grover
Prime Minister Modi's efforts aimed at tackling local air pollution, but the whole world stands to benefit.
To combat homelessness, cities abandon common sense
November 6, 2014, 3:14 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
Waikiki is planning to fly the homeless off the island, and in Fort Lauderdale, a man is arrested for feeding the destitute. What's happening here?
Russell Brand is not running for the mayor of London
October 27, 2014, 2:20 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Despite rumors, the comedian says he will not seek office, adding that he's only interested in 'real change'.
9 modern (and relatively calm) territorial disputes
August 14, 2014, 9:42 a.m. by Josh Lew
The world has a long list of places where people are fighting for territorial control, but here are some contested spots that aren't marred by violence.
Oregon looks to map GMO crops for better transparency
June 27, 2014, 11:30 a.m. by Kimi Harris
Southern Oregon voted to ban genetically modified crops completely, but the rest of the state may end up mapping GMO crops for better regulation.
President Obama urges action on climate change during commencement speech
June 16, 2014, 6:49 p.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Obama has made climate change a priority in his second term, complete with a climate change strategy and more aggressive EPA regulations.