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State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 10:48 AM EST
When I think of citizen science, I think of points of enlightenment spreading over a map, literally filling it with new knowledge. Each point represents a person who is making an important contribution to science, who is learning a lot, and who is likely to be engaged in conserving the phenomenon they’re studying.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 1:00 PM EST
Democratic and Republican state and local officials from all over the country are speaking out about the need for commonsense immigration reform. See what officials from the southern United States had to say.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 12:08 PM EST
Carol Fennelly is being honored as a Champion of Change for her dedication to the well-being of children of incarcerated parents.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 10:31 AM EST
Dr. Jill Biden recounts her trip with Vice President Biden to Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago, and Brazil last week.
Posted byon June 4, 2013 at 9:02 AM EST
John Herrera is being honored as a Champion of Change for his accomplishments as an immigrant entrepreneur and innovator.
Posted byon May 27, 2013 at 4:56 PM EST
President Obama traveled to Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and delivering remarks.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 3:47 PM EST
Michael L. Pack discusses making your commute safer and more predictable through information visualization and open-access to data.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 2:17 PM EST
Jeffrey Wharton, President of IMPulse NC LLC, discusses how his hardworking company is improving public transportation.
Posted byon May 12, 2013 at 3:06 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama celebrates a new class of graduates.