Mark your calendars for this Wednesday! We have a great event lined up for you:
The Environmental Defense Fund has teamed with Google Earth to detect hidden methane leaks.
Every so often there comes an image that really brings home the West’s damnable dryness. There was that photo of California’s disappearing Folsom Lake, for instance, and now there’s this: a map showing how much rain must fall in one month to end the reigning drought.
At the top of the list, of course, are the two sneaky hydrants that were recently exposed by…
In the future, GPS directions may not always be destination-driven.
This is phenomenal! This year’s NYC BigApps 2014 has grown what we pioneered last year. Last year, we helped changed the focus of NYC BigApps from being a “startup” competition to a “civic challenge” competition. No longer is the challenge to build a company, but now it is to solve a…