One week after Hurricane Sandy tore through the US East Coast, long lines have become a common sight across northern New Jersey and parts of New York as residents continue to struggle in their daily commute between the two states.
Business Wire (Oct. 7, 2013) New research conducted by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) found 55% of Los Angeles area commuters are interested in ridesharing, however only 22% of commuters in the ... watch video
Reuters (Nov. 12, 2012) Researchers at the Argonne National Laboratory are developing a mobile reactor they say will one day play a crucial role in helping people after natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy. The reactor ... watch video
Xinhua News Agency (Nov. 8, 2012) For New York citizens, this winter is colder and harder than before.
After Hurricane Sandy and early snowstorm, New York faces frustrating fuel shortages across the ... watch video
AP (Mar. 23, 2016) For years, automakers pushed fuel efficiency to sell hybrid and electric vehicles. Now, in an era of cheap gasoline, the message is: These cars will still save fuel, even as SUVs get more efficient ... watch video
Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Apr. 20, 2015) Students and staff are being asked to use a prototype urinal to 'donate' urine to fuel microbial fuel cell (MFC) stacks that generate electricity to power lighting. The developers hope the pee-power ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (Nov. 10, 2011) Hydrogen is being touted as the fuel of tomorrow, but there are still some problems to be ironed out. Now, scientists doing basic research are proposing a solution. They call it carbazol, which looks ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (July 29, 2013) The TransMilenio express bus network in Bogot is considered a model for many megacities in developing countries: commuters fill up the free buses, and bus lanes and bicycle paths take the place of ... watch video
Sep. 28, 2016 Many scientists consider graphene to be a wonder material. Now, a team of researchers has succeeded in linking graphene with another important chemical group, the porphyrins. ... read more
Sep. 29, 2016 Wind turbines are known to kill large birds, such as golden eagles, that live nearby. Now there is evidence that birds from up to hundreds of miles away make up a significant portion of the raptors ... read more
Sep. 28, 2016 Nanoparticles known as Cornell dots, or C dots, have shown great promise as a therapeutic tool in the detection and treatment of cancer. Now, the ultrasmall particles have ... read more
Nov. 8, 2012 On October 29, 2012, lives were changed forever along the shores of New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and in the two dozen United States affected by what meteorologists are calling Superstorm Sandy. ... read more
Nov. 1, 2012 NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission, or TRMM, satellite acts as a rain gauge in space as it orbits the Earth's tropics. As TRMM flew over Hurricane Sandy since its birth on Oct. 21 ... read more
Oct. 30, 2012 NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible image Sandy's massive circulation. Sandy covers 1.8 million square miles, from the Mid-Atlantic to the Ohio Valley, into Canada and New ... read more
Oct. 25, 2012 NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Hurricane Sandy as it was moving over eastern Cuba early on Oct. 25. The AIRS instrument captured an infrared image of Sandy that showed a large area of very ... read more