More than two thousand corporate and bureaucratic functionaries gather at a luxury beach hotel at the Corporate Sustainability Forum in Rio de Janeiro in advance of the official United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio +20). Their goal: To somehow make money out of sustainable development. It turns out that the energy sector craves mandates, poor farmers want voluntary eco-labels, and natural capitalists don't believe in private property. Reason Science Correspondent Ronald Bailey finds the sustainabilty samba somewhat less than credible.
Can't buy it? That's okay, you can easily get the pieces to build one yourself.
A German Museum Tried To Hide This Stunning 3D Scan of an Iconic Egyptian Artifact. Today You Can See It for the First Time
After a three-year freedom of information campaign, everyone can finally see the Egyptian Museum of Berlin’s official scan of the Bust of Nefertiti.
The bill, which the state House passed yesterday, says police may seize vehicles in which they find untaxed vaping products.
"It's horrific. Men with badges and guns should not be acting this way."