New research suggests better ventilation in classrooms could cut down on illness-related school absences.
Meet Google's new kite-like apparatus that can capture wind energy where it's most powerful.
The huge, globe-trotting waterfowl will make its American debut in September.
And 18 percent of them are impaired.
Anti-government demonstrations have spread beyond Istanbul's Taksim Square.
A primer on that aerial dance from Monday's The Bachelorette.
How real estate and rental agents find ever-more subtle ways to keep a neighborhood white.
Drowning is the number-two cause of death in children, and the racial disparities in those numbers are important to consider in improving safety.
A London fast food chain tests out its new robotic wait staff, to somewhat disastrous results.
A new report provides the background for Mayor Bloomberg's climate change adaptation plans.
Three arguments for, against, and qualifying the recent Supreme Court ruling.
These declining suburban outposts are hotbeds for immigrant entrepreneurs. How should we protect those businesses as strip malls evolve?
Might there be hope of more affordable "eco homes" in the future?
One design firm's remedy for the ubiquitous touch screen.
By 2031, one in five people living in America will be older than 65. But virtually none of our cities or suburbs were built with them in mind.
"There could be rotting flesh and feces on a mattress," says photographer Amanda Durbin, "and I'd still snap a photo before I called the authorities."
Also, Brazil deploys an energy-generating toilet and Britain scares the hell out of potential drunk drivers.
Your (involuntary) fifteen minutes of fame.
The city installed gigantic murals in the train station to highlight its industrial prowess.