Ice stringers, Lake Michigan
Southwesterly winds pull strands of land-fast ice out into the lake from Washington Island and Detroit Island.
What Are Late New Product Launches Costing You?
Given the tremendous effort and resources a new product launch requires, product launch delays can cost an organization a significant percentage of its return on investment. How much? Surprisingly, little previous research has attempted to estimate the economic consequences of postponed ...
Four New Ozone-Killing Gases Detected: Scientists Look for Source
OSLO, Norway - Scientists have detected four new industrial gases that damage Earth''s protective ozone layer, despite bans on almost all production of similar gases under a 1987 treaty.
Watch: BlackBerry 10 and Z10 Video Review
Does RIM''s BlackBerry 10 have what it takes to make BlackBerry cool again?
Spacecraft and automobiles could benefit from a new NASA technology that protects the insides of scorching-hot engines.
An open letter to texting-mad teenagers
Put your phone down for a second, teen texters -- there are some things you''ve got to hear.
Antarctic Research Bases Spew Toxic Wastes Into Environment
Antarctica is one of the most pristine environments on Earth, but it's wrestling with a pollution problem.
Some grape-scented compounds repel mosquitoes
Molecules drive bugs away as well as DEET does
How Google predicts stock market crashes
New research takes an extra step and tests out how well stock-buying would go using Google search trends as guidance. The result: a pretty nice return.