June 30 marks the second annual Social Media Day. It is organized, naturally, via social media to celebrate the revolution in the way humanity communicates. Here's how to join in.
06/30/2011 08:38 pm
Africa is set to be hit hard by climate change, and it already faces the highest electric power costs in the world. But new initiatives could put Africa at forefront in adapting alternative energies.
06/28/2011 11:55 am
Saudi Arabia is peddling the message of sectarian division, but that’s a dangerously inaccurate misreading of the what the Arab Spring is really about. If the US wants stability in the Middle East, it shouldn’t bow to Saudi Arabia’s opposition to Shiite Iran.
06/07/2011 02:06 pm
A handful of cities in the US are exploring ways to make sure that their public funds are not inadvertently fueling the conflict in Congo.
05/26/2011 05:06 pm
Part 3 of a Monitor cover story about how families hit by the Eat Pray Love effect leave it all behind – selling the house, taking the kids out of school and embarking on extended global travel.
05/26/2011 12:50 pm
A total of five Western journalists regained their freedom on Wednesday. Four that were held by the Libyan government, including Americans James Foley and Clare Gillis, made their way to a Tripoli hotel.
05/18/2011 06:43 pm
Gold mining jobs are coming to Mojave, Calif. Run-up in gold, silver prices causes Golden Queen Mining to restart operation.
05/17/2011 07:32 pm
How the new online media landscape is changing the way the public gets its news.
05/13/2011 03:05 pm
Atari's Greatest Hits app seems to break the iTunes rules. Why doesn't Apple care?
04/07/2011 05:45 pm
Ever wonder when 'pad thai' was added to the Oxford English Dictionary? It was 1978.
03/10/2011 10:59 am