Electric Taxis Take Charge in NYC

Taxis are often a controversial topic and are usually in the news for the wrong reasons. Just look at this article on how my taxi’s charge poses problems for students who won’t be able to afford their services anymore. But now there’s finally some good...

Canada's Tar Sands: A Sticky Situation

In today’s New York Times, Thomas Homer-Dixon, a professor of global governance at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, published a terrific opinion piece about the environmental impact of extracting Alberta’s tar sands. From the article:...

The Totalitarian of Telecommuting

Marissa Mayer, the chief executive of Yahoo, made headlines recently for her views on telecommuting (as well as motherhood).  On February 22, Yahoo sent a memo to their employees asking that all employees with work-from-home arrangements work in the Yahoo offices...

Honda Goes Back to Basics

The Honda Civic isn’t the fastest car or the most technologically advanced car, isn’t particularly visually striking, and certainly isn’t the most unique car. However, the Civic has always been the German Shepherd of cars: consistently good in all...