Looking for awesome transit? Follow the money
February 6, 2012, 5:34 p.m. by Chris Turner
As Congress votes to cut funding for public transit in favor of more traffic-snarled sprawl, they'd do well to look to Guadalajara for an example of what happens when you make transit awesome. (Hint: People love it!)
SOTU: Does a mixed seating chart make any difference?
January 24, 2012, 3:52 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Proximity can induce feelings of closeness, but only if there's a degree of trust first. If there's no trust, relationships can actually get worse.
What does Barney Frank's retirement mean for the environment?
November 29, 2011, 9:22 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The long-serving Democrat is famous for reforming the U.S. financial system, but he has also been a reliable ally for environmentalists on Capitol Hill.
Congress holds hearing on Safe Chemicals Act today
November 17, 2011, 9:11 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
There is still time to call, tweet, or Facebook your elected officials and ask for support.
Scientists to Congress: Cutting planetary space missions would be a 'disservice'
November 15, 2011, 7:14 p.m. by Denise Chow, SPACE.com
Sending spacecrafts to Mars and Jupiter cited as 'flagship missions' for scientists.