Biden calls for clean energy while protesters picket White House
August 30, 2011, 5:19 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
The vice president has strong words about energy policy, but it's the administration's actions that have most in the environmental world concerned.
Indigenous leaders join Keystone protesters at White House
August 30, 2011, 4:59 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Tribal leaders are among the thousands of protesters who are trying to keep the Obama administration from giving the green light to a new pipeline.
Four politically incorrect predictions about Hurricane Irene
August 26, 2011, 5:26 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
When crisis hits, the jokesters come out of the woodwork. Here is what to expect.
Stability in Libya could be economic stimulus for United States
August 22, 2011, 2:05 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
There's a lot to sort out in Libya's post-Gadhafi era, but there should be good news for the American consumer.
Jon Hunstman: 'Call me crazy' for believing in science
August 19, 2011, 4:41 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Comment comes in response to Rick Perry's remark about evolution.
Solar provides ray of hope in Israeli-Palestinian conflict
August 15, 2011, 4:19 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
The universe's strongest source of energy may be the solution to one of Earth's oldest conflicts.
The incredible shrinking economy seat (and other ways flying has changed)
Watch a 10-hour Amish barn raising in less than 4 minutes
7 things you never knew about dragonflies
This feral 'grandpa' cat may not care for humans, but oh, does he love kittens
Underwater forest is an ancient 'fairy world' found just off the Alabama coast
3 new toad species found in Nevada — but one may already be in trouble