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.
Happy birthday, Ansel Adams
Watch the world's only known albino orangutan return to the wild
How to microwave a sweet potato
Wild grey seal filmed 'clapping' on camera for the first time
You can take in a concert 333 feet underground in Cumberland Caverns
What is 'social jet lag' and is it making you sick?