Mood lighting in fast-food restaurants could make you eat less
September 5, 2012, 12:26 p.m. by Mother Jones
Having soft lighting and playing smooth jazz in a fast-food restaurant could lessen your likelihood of overeating, not to mention enhance the atmosphere.
Is the CIA's climate work on the chopping block?
August 11, 2011, 5:52 p.m. by Mother Jones
Intelligence analysts have long kept tabs on variables like changing weather patterns as a predictor of regional instability — but it's safe to say that any climate program will be scrutinized by the GOP caucus.
What's greener: A refurbished laptop or a new one?
October 22, 2010, 3:45 p.m. by Mother Jones
Find out which kind is better for you and the environment.
Do 'hypoallergenic' products really cause fewer allergies?
September 22, 2010, 5:24 p.m. by Mother Jones
Find out what it means when a product is labeled with this term.
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
The brightest star in the night sky will go dark
How to use succulents as outdoor annuals
Golf courses across U.S. step up to save monarch butterflies
A shelter worker couldn't leave the dogs alone in a storm — so she slept over
9 of the world's largest dog breeds