Hybrid gas mileage decreases on the open road. Green consumers should purchase nonhybrid cars for better overall gas mileage.
Apr 20, 2006 The New York Times
An op-ed column discusses benefits and costs of wind energy -- the newly developing industry behind it, the tax breaks it receives, and the logic or NIMBYism of opponents.
Apr 19, 2006 The Washington Post
Edward Epstein examines the federal response to two of the nation's worst natural disasters.
Apr 19, 2006 The San Francisco Chronicle
In his recent book, The Myth of Solid Ground, David Ulin looks at what earthquakes might mean, from a cultural standpoint -- including what scientific, or pseudo-scientific, techniques now hope to predict future seismic catastrophe.
Apr 18, 2006 Archinect
The Bush Administration is asking the National Park Service to undertake "Core Operations Analysis" in order to trim 20 to 30 percent from the NPS budget.
Apr 18, 2006 Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
Toll Brothers, a publicly-listed housing construction firm, is one of the largest in the United States, and it specializes in using its financial and political clout to profitably and legally address zoning problems.
Apr 17, 2006 The Philadelphia Inquirer
Group of evangelical Christian leaders sign a statement saying global warming is real.
Apr 16, 2006 Orlando Weekly
After a remarkable run of success, developers of the "Mills" malls now find themselves on financially shaky ground as the public's taste for suburban shopping shifts to "lifestyle" centers patterned after traditional Main Streets.
Apr 16, 2006 The Wall Street Journal
Architects can no longer ignore housing issues.
Apr 15, 2006 Business Week
In a trend that would make Richard Florida proud, well-educated college graduates are flocking to big cities in increasing numbers, drawn by good jobs, cultural amenities and an "urban" lifestyle.
Apr 15, 2006 Associated Press via CNN.com