Researchers at Purdue University are designing a moon habitat whose surprising location makes it resilient and safe.
When thousands of decapitated bees were found in a Washington state hive, we began worrying about the impact of murder hornets on the bee population.
While Kenji Lopez-Alt perceived his new restaurant through a food writer’s lens, an economist would see it somewhat differently.
Those vendors that sell us hot dogs, peanuts, and Coke at a ball game are thinking about a lot more than the food and the score.
When previously worthless byproducts like coffee bean husks, chicken paws, and hog snouts became popular, we increased our economic efficiency.
While the headlines emphasize the decline in manufacturing jobs in the U.S., looking at the world reveals a different story.
Although it is a virtual currency, Bitcoin’s huge electricity consumption is very real when we consider the land, labor, and capital its computers require.
Talking turnaround, planes and clothing can be rather similar. Where are we going? To productivity. Southwest Turnaround Typically between places like Dallas and San Antonio, in 1971 Southwest flew only short haul flights in Texas. As a discount airline with fares that were…
In one of his farm journals, Thomas Jefferson displays the importance of the sun. Just because the length of the workday is determined by daylight, one half more wool was spun during July than in January . You can start…
Where to start when you barely have electricity? Maybe street lamps. The authority of the Lagos State Electricity Board does not cover big lighting issues that involve the Nigerian national grid. So instead, they are targeting street lamps. Including main…