The Cost of Commuting

Average one-way daily commuting time in the U.S. was 26 minutes and 36 seconds during 2016. As a benchmark though, those 26 1/2 (or so) minutes say a lot more. How Long We Commute Comparing the averag…

Solving a National Parks Problem

After hiking the Appalachian Trail in record time, ultra-marathon runner Scott Jurek was cheered by friends, family and a film crew. At the top of Maine’s Mount Katahdin, they popped open a bott…

The Cost of An All-American iPhone

With “Made in America” becoming a huge election issue, the MIT Technology Review  tried to calculate the cost of making an iPhone here. They called it “The All-American iPhone.”…

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