In oil-producing countries, low oil prices can be a boost to renewable energy
February 16, 2016, 1:37 p.m. by Sami Grover
Do the math: If you're making less money on exports, you need to export more and use less oil close to home.
This theater is heated with sewage (and no, it doesn't smell)
February 9, 2016, 3:02 p.m. by Sami Grover
It doesn't sound too pleasant, but sewage can be a great source of heating and cooling for municipal buildings.
Has a professional soccer player just revolutionized the energy industry?
February 4, 2016, 8:50 a.m. by Sami Grover
Mathieu Flamini has been keeping a secret: He's developing a viable alternative to oil.
In remotest Alaska, this weatherman still releases weather balloons
January 30, 2016, 1:26 p.m. by Sami Grover
It turns out, not everything about weather forecasting involves satellites and computer models.
The huge carbon footprint of cement (and what we can do about it)
January 27, 2016, 8:15 a.m. by Sami Grover
Cement manufacturing contributes 5 percent of global carbon emissions. But what if it could become part of the solution?
Sail-powered shipping is making a comeback (all in the name of rum, of course!)
January 21, 2016, 3:38 p.m. by Sami Grover
Fair trade rum, delivered in a wind-powered ship. What's not to like?
What if your clothes could store heat from the sun?
January 18, 2016, 6:56 a.m. by Sami Grover
Scientists are developing a polymer that can store the sun's heat and release it later when it gets cold.
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
How the new 5G network could wreak havoc on weather forecasts
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
10 of the top U.S. cities for nature lovers
Going green when it's your time to go