There are a million people going hungry in one country right now
A million people is more than half of the state of Nebraska -- or the entire state of Montana. It should not matter to us one bit that the people live in a country called Zimbabwe, but it certainly feels like our instinct (in the US) is to discount the importance of tragedies happening to people who live far away.
Architect proposes $80 billion plan to replace Heathrow
The huge new airport would be in the middle of the Thames River, could take 20 years to build, and supposedly might even be self-financing. We'll see about all of those.
Time-lapse videos of Earth from space
Microlending is on the rise in the US
Iowans have better-than-average financial literacy
How to create Google Maps showing a radius of distance from a central point
Co-creator of "Dangermouse" has died
Putin gets booed off the stage
Nobody knows the route of the new Keystone XL pipeline