Environmentalism is the study and social movement concerned about environmental conservation and teh reduction of human impact on it. Environmentally-friendly products or practices are also known, loosely, as "green."
Scientists in Australia have discovered a way to measure the attention span of a fly, which could lead to futher advances in understanding ADHD and autism in humans.
4 | January 26, 2010 11:26am |
Bill Gates delivered his 2010 annual letter for the Bill & Melina Gates Foundation and pointed out a potential health care aid conundrum ahead: Spending on reducing global warming could crimp the...
21 | January 25, 2010 12:37pm |
Nike's latest substainability report reflects evolving link between being green and being innovative
Is there a link between sustainability and business innovation? Nike certainly thinks so.
1 | January 25, 2010 10:48am |
Energy makes money, health care takes money, but it takes money to make money.
3 | January 25, 2010 8:10am |
ESPN's new Innovation Lab is improving game-watching--from NFL to World Cup to billiards... yes, billiards.
January 25, 2010 4:00am |
Good news! Those clanky aluminum towers that hold propane tanks have been reinvented into a thing of beauty. Meet the entrepreneurs and learn how they are rolling their art from Hollywood parties...
7 | January 21, 2010 3:00am |
Method's new 8x concentrated laundry detergent aims to please the environment by doing away with excess water that costs manufacturers and consumers money.
5 | January 19, 2010 10:02am |
A new graduate program challenges students to think about urban environmental issues, such as city buses crawling (and polluting) down Manhattan avenues.
4 | January 19, 2010 4:00am |
Pano Logic's thin clients build on top of existing investments in VMware server virtualization to address the electricity limitations, space needs and administrative concerns of a Rhode Island...
January 18, 2010 2:29pm |
Helene York, vice president of strategic partnerships at Bon Appétit demos the company's Low Carbon Diet Calculator. The software tool allows users to calculate the carbon emissions created...
12 | January 15, 2010 1:40pm
Can Henry Ford's great grandson use sustainable thinking to propel Ford back to No. 1?
2 | January 15, 2010 6:10am |
Next Tuesday's election to replace the late Sen. Ted Kennedy has broad implications. Here's why.
14 | January 14, 2010 10:56am |
Scientists have discovered that some homes with black parking lots have been found to have surprisingly large doses of carcinogens in their household dust.
3 | January 13, 2010 11:55am |
China is blaming global warming for the cold, and there may be something to that. Instability is increasing in global weather patterns as average temperatures warm.
91 | January 12, 2010 10:48am |
Project FROG experiments with how environment can affect student performance.
January 12, 2010 9:05am |
Can student performance improve with the environment? Studies have shown that the educational environment can enable students to perform up to two grades better. Mark Miller, founder of Project...
5 | January 11, 2010 4:49pm
A hard-hat tour of a privately funded brain injury treatment center reveals high-tech, natural light and compassion.
4 | January 11, 2010 4:00am |
Why do economies succeed, why do they fail and how do we profit in the days ahead. Craig Thomas, a veteran private-sector economist and author of The Econosphere joins us to answer these questions...
23 | January 11, 2010 3:00am |
Coming soon: 'Smart cars' that send text messages, make reservations, and tell other cars it's raining ahead
Ford's new Touch and Sync in-car communications systems show that the next frontier for innovation is your dashboard. Say hello to hands-free, voice activated in-car computing.
8 | January 7, 2010 2:05pm |
Some start-ups are looking to nature and embracing biomimetics as the catalyst for ideas that are both commercially viable and smart for the planet.
January 7, 2010 11:50am |