Treetop Walkway

High above West Africa’s Upper Guinean rain forest, tourists on gently swaying walkways stroll cautiously through the forest canopy. It is a nature experience still…

Looks Like Wood

The picnic table, the park bench and the boardwalk look like wood, but they are actually made from plastic. Impervious to water, salt, oil, chemicals,…

Forest Of Toyota

A group of researchers at Japan’s largest car manufacturer are concentrating on designer trees rather than fuel efficiency. This odd turn for Toyota is an…

What We Did in Virginia

By Becky Norton Dunlop From January 1994 to January 1998, I was Secretary of Natural Resources for the Commonwealth of Virginia in the Republican administration…

Politics-Green But Dirty

By Jonathan H. Adler Businesses routinely lobby to avoid heavy burdens from government regulations. But some businesses lobby in favor of regulations that give them…

Looking Before We Leap

By Daniel K. Benjamin People are knowledgeable about the hazards faced by individuals in their age group. It is widely argued that individuals cannot accurately…