Business & Technology

Climate Finance

The state of global climate finance is looking … not awful

A new report estimates that the world mobilized $62 billion in climate finance in 2014. The global goal is $100 billion annually by 2020.


Yogurt trends make our wildest creams come true

Fat is back -- when it comes to yogurt, at least.

Business & Technology

A more permeable concrete will inspire you to achieve your wildest dreams

Shia LaBeouf better watch his back -- this parking lot is vying for his job as the world's best motivational speaker.

Climate & Energy

For the first time, a top coal industry executive faces criminal charges

Here's what you need to know about the trial of Big Coal's Don Blankenship.


This salad brought to you by … a vegetable factory?

A new "vegetable factory" planned near Kyoto will be the world's first farmer-free farm.


Watch Stephen Colbert apologize for Whole Foods’ future missteps

Whole Foods has made its fair share of blunders this year, creating a situation ripe for comedy.


To save chocolate, big food companies have started collaborating

Food companies take ridiculous measures to protect their secrets, but now they’re beginning to see the benefits of cooperating and sharing information.

Business & Technology

Robots could make recycling cheaper and safer

Some jobs are so dangerous that we might be better handing them off to robots entirely.


The TPP agreement: Will it save the rhinos? Or will it destroy everything we love and hold dear?

The good, the bad, the ugly, and the unknowns on the largest trade agreement in history.