Topic: North America
Watch for the Korean and Chinese powerhouses to turn in more stellar performances, and for the return of American favorite Apolo Anton Ohno. After the 2006 Torino Olympics, Anton Ohno will be looking to defend his Olympic gold medal in the 500m and upgrade his bronze in the 1,000m.
02/08/2010 03:57 pm
Toyota's mounting recall woes show the downside of worldwide supply chains.
02/08/2010 01:59 pm
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A recent survey shows that the overwhelming majority of developers are keen on working with the forthcoming Apple Tablet. That's good news for Apple, good news for the Tablet, and good news for you.
01/27/2010 09:56 am
A periodic climate phenomenon, El Nino has prompted storms to smack southern California this week rather than the Pacific Northwest. But Indonesia and parts of Australia are also affected, except they're too dry.
01/22/2010 05:50 pm
Scientists discover that the Sierra Nevada mountains in California reached their current height 50 million years ago, 30 million years earlier than previously thought.
01/22/2010 02:27 pm
A portion of Oregon's federal stimulus money is being used to create the world's largest 'living wall.'
01/21/2010 11:50 am
For the first time since records have been kept, the number of instances in which aircraft hit birds or other wildlife could top 10,000 for 2009. Increasingly, pilots worry about 'feathered bullets'.
01/16/2010 01:28 pm
The same earthquake fault that lies under Haiti also runs through the Dominican Republic. Geologists warn that the Haiti quake – at the Enriquilla-Plantain Garden Fault – may have added strain elsewhere and more quakes are possible.
01/13/2010 02:29 pm
Commercially produced bumblebees may be detrimental to wild bumblebees.
01/13/2010 11:42 am