Deep emissions cuts could lessen climate change, study finds
Escaping the most severe effects of global warming will require quick, steep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions, which would give the world its best chance to avoid massive loss of Arctic sea ice and permafrost and limit sea level rise, a new government-funded study finds.
Is there a bike path in your future? DOT hunts for ideas in Scandinavia
The U.S. Department of Transportation is sending a team of engineers and scientists to Europe next month to observe what Scandinavian countries are doing to keep bicyclists safe and welcome on the open road, in anticipation of a transportation bill that could include major funding provisions for bicycle and pedestrian projects.