Causecast technology to power a new wave of 'employee activism'
February 13, 2012, 2 a.m. by Karl Burkart
The inventor of OPT-in email marketing is turning his tech prowess to good through a new platform that will revolutionize the way businesses reward employees for social action.
TV weatherman caught promoting false information about climate change
January 24, 2012, 12:36 a.m. by Karl Burkart
'Forecast the Facts' calls out 47 well-known TV weatherman for deliberately misleading the public on climate change.
U.S. climate negotiators confront growing opposition in Durban
December 5, 2011, 6:21 p.m. by Karl Burkart
The U.S. has become the pre-eminent blocker to this year's UN climate negotiations, but new scientific analysis and a growing civil society movement could force them to confront a dire reality.
Hackers break into university in attempt to revive 'Climategate' scandal
November 22, 2011, 1:57 p.m. by Karl Burkart
'Hackergate' — a desperate attempt by climate skeptics to revive the manufactured 'Climategate' scandal in advance of U.N. climate conference — will backfire.
Leaked report confirms climate change and extreme weather connection
November 2, 2011, 10:28 p.m. by Karl Burkart
A new IPCC report proves what we all know already -- there is most definitely a connection between climate change and extreme weather.
Sign of the times: Siemens scraps nuclear division
September 19, 2011, 11:44 a.m. by Karl Burkart
A historic moment for the energy industry — leading technology company Siemens abandons its nuclear division in favor of growing wind market.
Japanese breakthrough will make wind power cheaper than nuclear
August 29, 2011, 2:47 a.m. by Karl Burkart
A surprising aerodynamic innovation in wind turbine design called the 'wind lens' could triple the output of a typical wind turbine, making it less costly than nuclear power.
5 breakthroughs that will make solar power cheaper than coal
August 8, 2011, 4:12 a.m. by Karl Burkart
Solar technology charges forward despite Washington's backward march.
Nike Open Innovation project seeks to connect climate dots
April 28, 2011, 1:35 p.m. by Karl Burkart
Nike announces 'Code for a Better World' fellowship, a program that seeks to unleash new CSR innovations by crunching millions of pieces of data.
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Golf courses across U.S. step up to save monarch butterflies
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Students in Finland offer a succinct lesson in commuting
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't