August 6, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>The National Bridge Inventory completed in the wake of the I-35W collapse in Minneapolis has revealed numerous gaps in data and delayed inspections at the State level.</p>
April 10, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>In the oil rich Middle East, a new twin tower development is utilizing wind turbines installed between the buildings to generate up to 15 percent of the structure's energy needs.</p>
March 8, 2008, 7am PST
<p>A team of researchers has shown that in urban landscapes -- such as in the cracks of sidewalks -- plant species must evolve their reproduction habits to stay alive.</p>
September 10, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>Getting to the airport is oftentimes a headache. But in these 10 American cities, easy transit access makes the trip before your trip a breeze.</p>
August 9, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>State and local officials are angered over being left out of disaster planning measures, after the Bush Administration adopted a unilateral approach that concentrates planning authority in the White House.</p>
July 21, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>New York and San Francisco are the American cities to make the list, compiled by the editors of Travel + Leisure magazine. Florence, Italy tops this year's list.</p>
May 4, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>Houses built from used shipping containers are an increasing popular affordable housing option.</p>
April 30, 2007, 2pm PDT
<p>Investors are lining up to bid on American's transportation infrastructure, with many public sector managers happy to solve their budget woes.</p>
April 23, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>Congressional investigators calculate the insurance risk of crop damage and flooding due to climate change.</p>
January 18, 2007, 6am PST
<p>High-tech garages and online applications promise to help ease motorists' parking frustrations.</p>
January 15, 2007, 7am PST
<p>While they flourish in Asia, huge shopping malls are losing their popularity in the U.S. to big box retailers. One way developers are reacting is by recreating the formerly all-commercial shopping experience to include a mix of uses.</p>
September 26, 2006, 11am PDT
The winning of a housing design competition sponsored by actor Brad Pitt end environmental non-profit Global Green USA demonstrates how eco-friendly architecture can remake New Orleans.
March 22, 2006, 6am PST
Despite years of efforts on the part of planners and governments to promote "smart growth", census data shows that the fastest-growing counties in the U.S. are "suburban, rural or a mixture of both."
March 2, 2006, 11am PST
The proposal would cut the entire $33 million currently dedicated to community health centers that many say provide critical resources to American Indians nationwide.
January 28, 2006, 1pm PST
Salt Lake City offers free parking for fuel-efficient vehicles.
November 23, 2005, 11am PST
Observers say an emerging style of residential development is the use eco-friendly features in new housing projects.
November 2, 2005, 2pm PST
August 18, 2005, 10am PDT
A travel writer explains what makes Portland so liveable.
August 9, 2005, 12pm PDT
With oil prices at an all-time high, it's time to start giving serious consideration to alternative fuel supplies.
August 1, 2005, 7am PDT
Most US tunnels are antiquated, and ill equipped to handle a terrorist attack.