July 3, 2005, 7am PDT
A new service will begin predicting California traffic conditions seven days in advance.
May 5, 2005, 12pm PDT
Engineers at the University of California, Berkeley devise a way to map a city, street by street, recording every window and doorway.
December 15, 2004, 7am PST
At just under one-half mile tall, construction is set to begin on the Burj Dubai skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
October 4, 2004, 6am PDT
A new electronic system can detect road signs and will warn the driver when necessary.
August 31, 2004, 11am PDT
Could highly-engineered, eco-friendly structures be the future of housing for those in vulnerable areas?
July 28, 2004, 5am PDT
Cleanup efforts for the dirtiest nuclear site in the U.S. have a 50% chance of a major accident, according to a new report.
July 2, 2004, 10am PDT
A traffic simulation system is accurately predicting jams on Germany's autobahn network up to an hour before they happen.
June 19, 2004, 5am PDT
The "urban heat island" effect will intensify for cities as global warming increases
March 14, 2004, 3pm PST
A new construction technology that builds houses by "printing" in concrete is set to debut in 2005.
December 12, 2002, 1pm PST
An earthquake early warning system using 250 Global Positioning System stations has in installed in Los Angeles.
December 7, 2002, 7am PST
Axel Thallemer, head of corporate design at Festo, sees membranes and air as the sixth construction material.
November 14, 2002, 12pm PST
Israel seriously considers a string of artificial islands on the Mediterranean coast as a solution to housing and tourism problems.
August 30, 2002, 3pm PDT
A team in Taiwan find that sewage can be used in bricks for houses. Watch what you eat...
August 23, 2002, 8am PDT
The New Scientists presents fresh evidence that Europe's devastating flooding is the result of poor land use planning.