Electrician Rallies Mass. Town to Rebuild 72-Year-Old Woman’s Run-Down Home: ‘A Miracle to Witness’

Watch the presidential debate with live fact-checking by USA TODAY’s…Chain restaurants in bad financial shapePeople logoElectrician Rallies Mass. Town to Rebuild 72-Year-Old Woman’s Run-Down Home: ‘A Miracle to Witness’ A Massachusetts community has rallied around an elderly woman whose home was in desperate need of repairs thanks to one courteous electrician. John Kinney was fixing […]

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How Transparent Solar Panels And ‘Quantum Dots’ Could Make Skyscrapers Power Themselves

In labs around the world, scientists and engineers are working to transform skyscrapers into giant solar energy-generating pylons. This has been made possible by a seemingly fictional invention that has appeared over the last few years—organic, transparent solar cells that when inserted into panes of glass, absorb sun and turn it into electricity to power […]

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Hawk or dove? Birdwatching world’s feathers ruffled over Taiwan independence

Birdwatchers around the world may have to decide whether they are hawks or doves when it comes to the thorny issue of Taiwan independence. Long-running geopolitical tensions spilled into the conservation world this month after UK-based NGO BirdLife International severed ties with a Taiwanese group, after it refused to sign a declaration it would not […]

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