NASA shuttle technology helps test tree strength
NASA's space shuttle program may be grounded, but technology used to explore the solar system is making history in ways that may surprise you.
Powerful tool to fight wildlife crime unveiled
A free high-tech tool to combat the wildlife poaching crisis was offered to grassroots rangers by a consortium of conservation organizations at the World Conservation Congress.
Study: High school sports involvement connected to lower rates of major crime and suspension
(Phys.org)—If high school administrators want to create a positive environment, they should encourage students to participate in sports.
Haitians struggle with the costs associated with crime
(Phys.org)—As violent crime continues to rise in Haiti, more households are helping their children cope with the trauma as well as deal with burdensome funeral and burial costs, a new University of Michigan ...
Foreclosure crisis and metropolitan crime rates
The housing foreclosure crisis has been blamed for widespread economic and social problems in the United States, including reduced property values, depressed consumer spending and a decline in government services. Some observers ...