Topic: Great Plains
From beavers to buffalo, Eric Jay Dolin tracks the cruel but lucrative history of the American fur trade.
07/15/2010 07:05 am
In November, 37 states will elect governors, and there's really only one issue that will sway voters' choices: how to boost jobs with economic growth.
07/12/2010 04:31 pm
Africa's long-term food security will come from nurturing the soil, not manipulating expensive seeds.
07/06/2010 10:50 am
Job hunting is always an adventure. But hunting tornadoes is flat-out crazy.
06/30/2010 11:29 am
The VORTEX-2 tornado research project completed last week aims to increase warning times and reduce false alarms.
06/22/2010 07:01 pm
Scientists have studied the time of day when summer rains are likely to hit all regions of the US.
06/15/2010 04:07 pm
In launching Vortex2, researchers hope to better understand how tornadoes work.
05/05/2010 12:14 pm
Why does Google say Topeka? April Fools' Day!
04/01/2010 01:04 pm
The windswept Great Lakes hold huge promise for wind power, experts say. But a plan for an offshore wind farm in Lake Michigan is raising local ire.
03/01/2010 02:45 pm
Science fiction and history mingle in this novel about a native American who travels from 1930s Mount Rushmore back into America’s past.
02/20/2010 05:30 am