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The Best Sporting Siblings (12 Photos)

Week 11: A Wine Tour of Texas Hill Country

Writer Dan Dunn winds his way through Texas in this week's installment of his wine-centric road trip across the country.<p><i>Dan Dunn is taking an</i> …

The Secret Strength of Roman Concrete

BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA—An international, interdisciplinary team of scientists has used beams of x-rays at the Advanced Light Source of the U.S. …

China Used More Cement In The Last Three Years Than The US Used In The Entire 20th Century

Bill Gates recently called out a staggering fact from the historian Vaclav Smil:<p>The significance of cement can't be understated. A powdery substance made with calcined lime and clay, it is a binder that enables the creation of concrete (along with water and gravel or sand).<p>Concrete, according to …

Concrete or Asphalt?