Green learning is becoming part of many fields of study—not just science, forestry and farming. Increasingly, those majoring in such diverse areas as business, sociology, urban planning and international development are looking for a sustainability component to their curriculum.
USA > Austin & San Antonio: Solar Champions
The two Texas cities are racing headlong into the renewable future when it comes to powering homes and businesses using the rays of the sun
In this issue
Illinois lawmaker Richard Durbin was the prime mover behind the dream act—And now is one of the senators writing the bipartisan immigration reform bill
Save the earth—and have fun doing it. Being green doesn’t mean being dull. A host of devices, accessories and everyday gadgets are redefining environmental friendliness in the home, at the office and in everyday life.
Latin america relations are a key part of Jose W. Fernandez‘s portfolio as assistant secretary of state for economic, energy and business affairs
Born in Chile but raised mainly in the United States, Oscar-winning cinematographer CLAUDIO MIRANDA remains faithful to his Latin roots
Children can learn leadership skills, and their education begins at home
The purchase of Diario Las Americas by Venezuelan media mogul Nelson Mezerhane is a chance for the Miami paper to grow into the digital age. But it also may be another move in the chess game between Mezerhane, an ardent Chavez critic, and the government of Venezuela.
A view from the anchor’s chair
From hybrids to electrics, this selection of fuel-saving vehicles will help liberate consumers from the pump
Belo Monte, the controversial hidroelectric dam, is causing waves in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest.
A program geared specifically for the children of migrant workers helps kids pursue education