A middle-income family with a child born in 2013 can expect to spend about a quarter of a million dollars in child-rearing expenses over the next 18 years, according to a new report from the USDA. Costs such as housing, food, transportation,...Show More Summary
Steve Spurrier, who could retire tomorrow and play high-caliber golf the rest of his life, instead seems hellbent on coaxing one more "We're No. 1" out of the football department.
Even many of the Americans who want to live in a single-family home would prefer that home to be in walkable neighborhood near transit.
Amid ongoing drought, cemeteries turn to grass alternatives to conserve water.
Former Trojan Marqise Lee was on the receiving end of harsh words from his new head coach in Jacksonville after a disappointing performance in the Jaguars’ first preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Former 98 Degrees singers Nick and Drew Lachey have entered the reality show entrepreneur game with their newly greenlighted A&E series, "Lachey's Bar."
The world's largest solar thermal power plant is under fire for its potentially catastrophic impact on local birds.
Back in February Grist added three journalism fellows. Their terms just ended -- and we couldn't be happier with the results.
by Paul Cooper Recently declassified documents show that the NSA’s system of almost limitless collection of data was highly criticised by Judge Bates. Read more about Judge critical of NSA's 'systemic overcollection'
Cutting driving in a move from a dirt road to a village.
Tired of her children not responding to her calls a Texas mom has created a new app that kids are sure to hate. Read more about Ignore No More app sure to enrage kids
Dr. Michael Mann, one of the country’s leading climate scientists, has been harassed, threatened, and berated for his views that human actions are contributing to global climate change. But not just from anonymous commenters on websites — from leading publications like the National Review Online. After being compared to Jerry Sandusky and having the credibility […]
Want to find gardening ideas & plant growing tips tailored to your specific needs & local environment? That's the plan behind OpenFarm The post Disappointed with Gardening Ideas You Find Online? OpenFarm Wants to Change that appeared first on Sustainablog.
by Jamie Hinks Intel and the Michael J. Fox Foundation have created a platform to collect wearable devices data to analyze symptoms and changes in Parkinsons' sufferers. Read more about Intel wants to fight Parkinson’s disease with big data
Dennis and Danielle McClung have turned is broken swimming pool into a self-contained ecosystem that pumps out veggies and fish. Beat that!
Which should be tackled first: hunger or inequality? Food production or distribution? These chicken-and-egg questions tangle every "feeding the planet" debate.
A reader wonders how much water has been wasted to raise money for ALS. Umbra says it's a drop in the bucket.
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly doesn't put much stock in winning streaks or losing streaks.
Last week witnessed a most interesting constitutional showdown between sovereign states in U.S. District Court in Sacramento. At issue is animal welfare legislation California has enacted both at the ballot box and through its elected representatives. The enemy combatants are a coalition of midwestern states led by Missouri, aligned against the State of California, with […]
Jeff Gordon hopes history repeats itself.