Stephen Ellis

Jun. 06, 2008

Greener Cars on the Road?

Honda plans to lease at least 200 fuel cell vehicles in the US over the next three years. Is the automobile landscape changing in the US?

cars, transportation, hydrogen

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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The Myth of the Woolly Bear

\tLegend holds that the length of a woolly bear caterpillar’s color bands can be used to forecast how severe the winter weather will be. The myth dates back to colonial American folklore but was popularized by a 1948 study. SciFri finds out if there’s any truth to the lore, and what the caterpillar’s fuzzy bristles are really used for.

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