For U.S. Science, A Crisis Looms
The United States is at risk of ceding its leadership in science, a number of physicists said, though there...0
Crowdfunding Successes Show Value of Small Donations
Legislation making its way through U.S. Congress would allow anyone to invest in the latest cool idea, with the...
Environmental Rules: Job Killers or Job Creators?
The Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, which reviews all proposed federal...
True Economic Measures Factor In Natural Resources
Traditional measures showing strong economic growth in Brazil and India over nearly two decades fail to take account of...
Big Philanthropy’s Role in Higher Education
This is truly the era of the megafoundation. The private-philanthropic sector in the United States has experienced an explosion...
U.S. Inches Toward Goal of Energy Independence
Increasing production and declining consumption of oil and gas have unexpectedly brought the United States markedly closer to a...
Sea-Level Rise Will Cost $2 Trillion
As the seas rise, so will the costs associated with them. The impact of climate change on oceans alone...
Better Hydrogen Storage Process Unveiled
The dream of using hydrogen gas as a clean fuel, on a large scale, just got a little bit...
Climate Change Beliefs Influenced By Recession
Americans are less likely to believe in man-made climate change as economic conditions get tougher, new research shows. Lyle...