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More Time to Flounder

More Time to Flounder

NJ extends flounder season 8 days Read »

Jul 12, 2013
Solar Project Could Save Community Dough

Solar Project Could Save Community Dough

A solar project at Millville, N.J.'s wastewater plant could save taxpayers thousands of dollars. Watch »

Jul 12, 2013
A Cap on Tax Money for Open Space?

A Cap on Tax Money for Open Space?

Open space measure would max out at $200M a year. Read »

Jun 27, 2013
94 in Alaska? Weather Extremes, Jet Stream Linked

94 in Alaska? Weather Extremes, Jet Stream Linked

The more the jet stream undulates north and south, the more changeable and extreme the Read »

Jul 25, 2013
Recycling Older Gadgets

Recycling Older Gadgets

In the last three years, the number of people who say they recycle their electronics jumped from less... Watch »

Jun 21, 2013
City Votes on Clean Air

City Votes on Clean Air

One city wants to clean up the air you breathe but they might not be allowed to go through with the proposed plan. Read »

Jun 19, 2013
New River Trail Opens

New River Trail Opens

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter cuts the ribbon on the first section of the Delaware River recreation trail. Watch »

Jun 18, 2013
Bioengineers Invent Light-Controlled Gel

Bioengineers Invent Light-Controlled Gel

Modeled after the way plants cells expand and shrink in the sun, bioengineers at UC Berkeley have created a new gel... Watch »

Jun 5, 2013
Philly Parks Recognized

Philly Parks Recognized

Philadelphia's park system has been recognized as one of the best in the country. NBC10's Tracy Davidson breaks... Watch »

Jun 5, 2013
Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

A California high school student, Eesha Khare, has created a new type of "supercapacitor." The San... Watch »

Jun 4, 2013
Racing to Save an Endangered Shorebird

Racing to Save an Endangered Shorebird

After Sandy, a race against time to save an endangered shorebird. Read »

May 28, 2013
Used Car Market Changing

Used Car Market Changing

Sales of used cars are down, but that's not the case for "certified pre-owned" Watch »

May 20, 2013
Using a Tax to Preserve Open Space?

Using a Tax to Preserve Open Space?

Senate panel OKs open space ballot question Read »

May 20, 2013
Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in Watch »

May 20, 2013
Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Spinning wind turbines are killing thousands of federally protected birds, including eagles, each Watch »

May 14, 2013
Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Hundreds of discarded flip flops wash up on Kenya's beaches each day. A small recycling company in Nairobi turns the... Watch »

May 9, 2013
Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

A group of mothers has decided to toss the diapers and potty train their small Watch »

May 9, 2013
Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations... Watch »

May 8, 2013
Growing Own Produce Helping Restaurants Cut Cost

Growing Own Produce Helping Restaurants Cut Cost

Restaurants are starting to grow their own produce in an attempt to both cut cost and serve fresher food. Read »

May 4, 2013
State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

AWeber Communications headquarters in Chalfont, Bucks County, Pa. isn't your average workplace as it features video... Watch »

May 1, 2013
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