Dec 7, 2014 7:51:16 AM
LIKE MANY PEOPLE, I always assumed that paperless billing was a relatively risk free venture. But now that I've experienced first hand what can happen when things go wrong. I'm going back to paper, for two reasons. First, I can't risk more damage to my credit rating. Second, I've been reading up on the poorly understood environmental impacts of "paperless" accounting.
Dec 2, 2014 12:57:00 PM
Dec 1, 2014 12:07:06 PM
The Shimizu Corp. likes to think big. One of their latest brainchilds is something called Greenfloat. It's a new environmental city concept that, from a bird's eye view, resembles the bioological process of cell division.Tha't no accident.
Nov 14, 2014 8:43:00 AM
The Australians aren't pulling any punches when it comes to forecasting the end of life as we know it. In a new report titled "Is Global Collapse Imminent," the Univ. of Melbourne suggests that the end of cheap oil will soon result in a major breakdown of the the status quo.
Nov 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM
A computerized device converts tree ring data into melodies and sounds.
Sep 6, 2014 5:55:00 PM
Hilary Clinton takes a lot of heat politically, much of it personal, mean-spirited and unfair. Too often the criticism has to do with her personal life, her character and other celebrity-type issues that are frankly irrelevant to her position as U.S. Secretary of State.
Sep 5, 2014 9:42:00 AM
The latest map of statewide adoption of Energy Codes from the U.S. Department of Energy shows big differences in state attitudes toward building efficiency.
Aug 27, 2014 6:23:00 PM
For several years now, formaldehyde has been on the EPA's list of probable human carcinogens. Back in 2011, at the request of controversial senator, David Vitter, R-La (since unseated), a study concluded that formaldehyde should be considered an irritant, but not carcinogenic. But this new report by the National Academy of Sciences reverses that finding.
Jul 30, 2014 4:06:00 PM
A new study by the AARP asked Americans over 50 to prioritize the things that they would most like to see in their neighborhood.The results spring from an odd mix of fear, belief in education and rejection of auto-centric lifestyles. For example, not shown on this chart was a strong interest in having bus service nearby.