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Monday, Apr 28, 2014 at 07:12 PM PDT

Exclusive: Inside Apple's Server Farm

Exclusive: Inside Apple's Server Farm

Apple opens server facility, largely powered by solar.

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 09:36 AM PDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Stunning Historic Photos of Air Pollution

Click to see some fascinating images of air pollution throughout the US from the...View gallery

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  • River Rouge Ford Factory 1922
  • Air Pollution 1953
Friday, Dec 27, 2013 at 01:34 PM PST

Oh, Man! 83% of Tesla Owners are Male

Oh, Man! 83% of Tesla Owners are Male

A new study shows 83 percent of Tesla owners are male.

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 10:56 AM PDT

Silicon Valley Startup Aquired for $930M

Silicon Valley Startup Aquired for $930M

Agricultural business giant Monsanto Co. reported worse-than-expected losses for its fiscal fourth quarter on Wednesday, due to lower sales of its genetically engineered seeds

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 at 07:58 AM PDT

Calif Lawmakers Close to Passing Energy Bill

Calif Lawmakers Close to Passing Energy Bill

California is close to passing a sweeping overhaul of its energy regulations that could affect electrical rates for millions of customers and rewrite rules on solar power usage.

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2013 at 07:14 PM PDT

Revolution 2.0: Getting Healthy Food Into Stores

Revolution 2.0: Getting Healthy Food Into Stores

Revolution Foods expands from school meals into stores

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2013 at 07:13 PM PDT

Bee-Friendly Plants Actually Killing Them: Study

Bee-Friendly Plants Actually Killing Them: Study

Most of us worry about their stings, when the subject of bees comes up, but the buzz among researchers here in the Bay Area and abroad is the fact that their numbers are drastically dwindling.

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 10:02 AM PDT

Green Car Wash Sanitizes Without Soap

Green Car Wash Sanitizes Without Soap

A car wash in Arizona installed a water filtration tank allowing high levels of oxygen to sanitize the water they use to clean customers' cars — all without soap. An environmental engineer at Arizona State...

Monday, Jul 15, 2013 at 01:48 PM PDT

Energy for Sale: Is It Worth It?

Energy for Sale: Is It Worth It?

Door-to-door salesmen, telephone calls and direct mail, all trying to sell you electricity or natural gas. The pitches promise to save you money. They are called alternative energy suppliers.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2013 at 01:11 PM PDT

94 in Alaska? Weather Extremes, Jet Stream Linked

94 in Alaska? Weather Extremes, Jet Stream Linked

The more the jet stream undulates north and south, the more changeable and extreme the weather. The most recent example occurred in mid-June when some towns in Alaska hit record highs.

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