Maybe Congress needs a committee devoted to cutting wasteful government programs
The Aspen Ideas Festival draws on a long tradition of trying to bring thought to business
The listicle not only predates the Internet, but the people who despise them as slideshows found them "imaginatively insane" on pulp
The NIH is massive operation composed of 27 different institutes now and paying out more than $30 billion. But it wasn't always so.
Something like OpenWatch could help solve a major problem for investigative reporting in an age when newsrooms are shrinking
I'll be talking about my book, Powering the Dream, and the history of renewable energy with Treehugger.com's Mat McDermott
The U.S. and its allies released 60 million barrels of oil to offset some lost production
Designed to house about 100 people in the event of a Soviet nuclear attack during the Cold War, this shelter provided few comforts
If you're convinced that Twitter makes people act stupidly, you don't expect that a challenge will be met by citation after citation
An impressive new website from Byliner brings together thousands of long-form stories from hundreds of publications all in one place
At a time when traditional new organizations are struggling to reinvent themselves in a new world, the century-old library is emerging as a digital leader.
As part of a new project, here's the brief version of how I discovered the Internet's power to connect us to information -- and to people
You'll be shocked at some of the Demand Media-style "content" that Amazon has been allowing through its self-publishing system and onto its digital shelves
The famed Swedish director made some delightfully wacky ads for Unilever in the 1950s
Over the last century, IBM has created a number of important electronic advancements, including the first commercial hard disk drive
"The dictionary is really an all-knowing special teacher whose services are always available." -- Webster's Dictionary Ad
Desktop and mobile search patterns show large, if explicable, differences
Given the state of the market just a year ago, who would have thought Samsung might lead smartphone sales in the second quarter?
Google makes a huge investment in distributed solar energy deployment, and it hopes its money will lead the way for other companies