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 moment this street dog recognizes his long-lost owner is pure joy
These California succulents are at the center of a massive smuggling ring
How scientists unraveled the mystery behind a 1,700-year-old striped sock
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?
Why I'll never have a lawn again