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.
A dying chimp embraces her old friend and refuses to let go
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard
The case for cork bottle stoppers
When dogs and cats interrupt yoga
What can 28,000 rubber duckies lost at sea teach us about our oceans?
Photographer captures the secret life of a stray dog in paradise