Alaska Oil Pipeline Faces Big Scrutiny After Small Spill

The Trans-Alas­ka Pipeline Sys­tem, which trans­ports crude oil from the largest reserve in the Unit­ed States to a nav­i­ga­ble port, is in trou­ble.

The Trans-Alas­ka Pipeline Sys­tem, which trans­ports crude oil from the largest reserve in the Unit­ed States to a nav­i­ga­ble port, is in trou­ble.

Snakes on Your Plane? Serpents Are Frequent Fliers Too

In the new hor­ror movie Snakes on a Plane, which slith­ers into the­aters this Fri­day, hun­dreds of dead­ly snakes are set loose inside an air­plane, where they pro­ceed to attack the pas­sen­gers.

In the new hor­ror movie Snakes on a Plane, which slith­ers into the­aters this Fri­day, hun­dreds of dead­ly snakes are set loose inside an air­plane, where they pro­ceed to attack the pas­sen­gers.

Wine’s Benefit Knows No Color

More than a decade ago, a land­mark study drove home a mes­sage that res­onat­ed with wine lovers every­where: Drink red wine in mod­er­a­tion to low­er your risk for a heart attack. Now, new results sug­gest that some white wines pro­tect the heart just as well, at least in rats.

More than a decade ago, a land­mark study drove home a mes­sage that res­onat­ed with wine lovers every­where: Drink red wine in mod­er­a­tion to low­er your risk for a heart attack. Now, new results sug­gest that some white wines pro­tect the heart just as well, at least in rats.

Web 2.0, meet Astroturf 2.0

A new report from the non-prof­it group Com­mon Cause details the ways that indus­try groups are set­ting up fake grass­roots orga­ni­za­tions (aka “astro­turf” orga­ni­za­tions) to join the fight against Net neu­tral­i­ty leg­is­la­tion.

A new report from the non-prof­it group Com­mon Cause details the ways that indus­try groups are set­ting up fake grass­roots orga­ni­za­tions (aka “astro­turf” orga­ni­za­tions) to join the fight against Net neu­tral­i­ty leg­is­la­tion.