Media Mayhem: 7 environmental stories that are free of doom and gloom
July 20, 2009, 5:57 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
From an eco-city in China to 'towers of power' in Spain and California, some good news from the green frontier.
Video: Can Bill Gates control the weather?
July 17, 2009, 1:40 p.m.
According to a patent application recently released, Microsoft founder Bill Gates is proposing a plan to calm hurricanes.
New fish farming method provides virtually guilt-free seafood
July 6, 2009, 4:40 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Recirculating Marine Aquaculture filters and recycles water and uses methane from fish waste to offset energy use.
Comments at a glance: Boy discovers microbe that eats plastic
June 24, 2009, 12:58 p.m. by M Hall
The good, the smart and the funny.
New type of concrete could last 16,000 years and reduce worldwide CO2 emissions
June 22, 2009, 12:36 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Strong, light nanoengineered concrete in development at MIT could accomplish one-fifth of the Kyoto Protocol goal.
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
13 optical illusions that will blow your mind
Why do we see monsters in the mirror?
Scientists learn how to record your dreams and play them back to you
Top 10 environmental films of all time
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists