Sustainability

Delivery from Local Store Is Greenest Shopping Method-Most of the Time

1 hour ago   |   Scientific American

Researchers also calculated the carbon footprints for online and in-person shopping
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A better way to detect underground water leaks

A better way to detect underground water leaks

2 hours ago   |   Stanford

Stanford researchers propose a new way to locate water leaks within the tangle of aging pipes found beneath many cities. The improvement could save time, money and billions of...
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Salamanders and Frogs Light Up with Secret Superpower

3 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Every species of amphibian tested in a new study had the ability to fluoresce under blue or ultraviolet light
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This Italian winery makes sustainable wines you can buy online - here's how it's pushing innovation in an industry rooted in tradition

This Italian winery makes sustainable wines you can buy online - here's how it's pushing innovation in an industry rooted in tradition

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Banfi , a winery led by one of the industry's few female CEOs, is the only winery to win an ISO award for sustainability. The family-run company invested 10 years of research...
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Federal government has room to spend more: PBO

6 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Parliament's budget watchdog says the federal government has room to increase spending and still remain financially sustainable over the long run, though the same...
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Jeff Bezos' climate change philanthropy has quite a few strings attached

6 hours ago   |   NBC News

The wealthy have a clear incentive to make minor tweaks to the existing system instead of overhauling it to create a truly sustainable society.
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Motley crew: Rust and light a possible answer to the conundrum of hydrogen fuel production

7 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Production of hydrogen fuel is a key goal towards the development of sustainable energy practices, but this process does not have feasible techniques yet. Scientists have...
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Real Estate Is The Backbone Of Corporate Social Responsibility

7 hours ago   |   Forbes

It is not simply the financial savings or shareholder benefits that should drive development, but the long-term value created in establishing community sustainability and...
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When “Meatless Mondays” Aren't Enough

9 hours ago   |   The New Republic

One might read a piece in the New York Times food section about the difficulties of obtaining ethically and responsibly sourced shrimp, then find links to shrimp recipes...
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Apple shareholders reject proposed board report on freedom of expression

Apple shareholders reject proposed board report on freedom of expression

10 hours ago   |   iMore

They also rejected a proposal to link executive pay to Apple's environmental sustainability. What you need to know Apple shareholders have rejected a proposed board report on...
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Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's statements out of context in a Biden attack ad

Lawyers representing former President Barack Obama sent a cease-and-desist letter on Wednesday to a super PAC supporting President Donald Trump's reelection. The letter says... Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee and tea for $8.99 per month

Panera launched an unlimited coffee subscription on Thursday that costs $8.99 per month, or about $108 annually. Subscribers in test markets visited Panera almost every other... Read more ...

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend... Read more ...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he was revived during a game

"It happened in the absolute best place that it could happen because of all the protocols they have in place and how people responded so quickly," St. Louis Blues defenseman... Read more ...

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will start the season on the injured list, manager Ron Roenicke said Thursday. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal substance

A police K-9 was called in to inspect a suspicious trailer. What he found was the bust of his career. Read more ...

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

The White House had rebuffed suggestions to name an official "czar" to lead the coronavirus response. But on Thursday, Vice President Pence announced Birx would coordinate the... Read more ...