Gene-editing with CRISPR reveals why snail shells are asymmetrical and coil either left or right.
By Vicky Stein
Gov. Jerry Brown's aggressive plea for lawmakers to renew California's signature climate change law proved fruitful this week.
By Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press
Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn's plan to build a display panel factory in the U.S. has sparked a flurry of lobbying by states.
By David Eggert, Associated Press
Southern California’s tranquil Coachella Valley has long been an environmental battleground. Home to 27 endangered and threatened species, the valley has also seen enormous population growth, with residents projected to double in the next 20 years. But a government plan…
By PBS NewsHour
By Simone Pathe
Stand-up comedian Jesse Appell has made a name for himself in China, parodying pop songs with lyrics about China's macroeconomic woes. Paul Solman catches up with the Boston Fulbright student on the NewsHour Thursday. Watch Appell's music videos, in full,…
By Ruth Tam
The Janicki Omniprocessor converts sewer sludge into water, electricity and fertilizer.
By Simone Pathe
On this Fourth of July, when America has already been knocked out of the World Cup, what factors are most important to your well-being? The OECD is asking citizens to consider what it is they really care about after the…
Detroit residents work to engage the community with signs of hope, resurgence…
Apartments sit vacant as shutdown delays move-in for San Francisco's homeless…
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