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Nearly Half Our Power Could Come From Rooftop Solar Panels

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 04.15.2016 | Green

Shout it from the rooftops -- America's rooftop solar capacity could be double what scientists previously thought. If Americans slapped solar panels ...

Crash Shows Google's Driverless Car Has Room To Improve

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 03.04.2016 | Technology

A Google self-driving car finally was the cause of a crash on Valentine’s Day after traveling more than 1.3 million miles since 2009, reported Wired...

Lasers Unearth Long-Lost 'Agropolis'

| Nsikan Akpan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Hidden ruins are customary in the wild jungles of South America or on the white shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Now, researchers have uncovered a lon...

Mapping the Forest and the Trees: A Visit With Remote Sensing Expert Alan Strahler

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 03.24.2012 | Science
Zoe P. Strassfield

Prof. Alan Strahler's current work involves a ground-based LiDAR instrument called ECHIDNA, after the spiky Australian egg-laying mammal.

Court Tossing Challenged Speeding Tickets Over Faulty Radar Guns

Chicago Sun-Times | MARK BROWN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was with some fanfare that the Chicago Police Department announced three years ago that all city police districts were being supplied with high-tec...