(NEWSER) – Use of plastic has increased 20-fold in the past half-century; production of the ubiquitous material is expected to double again in the next 20 years (and nearly quadruple over the next 50).
By Peter Holley Peter Holley Technology reporter Email Bio Follow Anthony Ruelas watched for what seemed like an eternity as his classmate wheezed and gagged in a desperate struggle to breathe. The girl
Sometime Friday morning, three men slipped behind some beds at Central Men's Jail in Santa Ana and disappeared into a hole in the wall. They wriggled through the narrow tunnels of the maximum security
A magnitude-7.1 earthquake knocked items off shelves and walls in Alaska early Sunday morning, jolting the nerves of residents in this earthquake-prone region. But there were no reports of injuries. Alaska's