Mar 10, 2014
The U.S. secretary of state has been circling the globe, for the most part laboring to stifle the winds of war but also taking time to get a few sparks going on slowing climate change. The reviews from two of his former colleagues on the Hill have not been all that flattering.
Mar 6, 2014
New analysis concludes the hots are still getting hotter.
Mar 4, 2014
In the world of unintended consequences, less driving may mean more potholes.
Feb 28, 2014
The amount of food we waste is enough to make you sick … many times over.
Feb 27, 2014
Stonemasonry is a craft nearly as old as civilization itself. But is it art?
Feb 24, 2014
Today the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a case challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations.
Feb 21, 2014
Have you heard the one about the United States producing oil from tar sands? Some joke, huh?
Feb 19, 2014
Yes, failing … just like the coal ash ponds along the Dan River.
Feb 17, 2014
The famed scientist is at Duke this spring, kicking off a scientific partnership between the Nicholas School and the biodiversity foundation that bears his name. His advice to young folks: “Be an ‘ologist.’”
Feb 11, 2014
Hey, Mr. Dylan, “something is happening here, but you don’t know what it is.” Cars with "zoom,” “roar” and “thrust" are so passé.