energy
Air Conditioning is the Next Looming Menace in Global Warming Fight

Scientists doing the worrying about global warming are suggesting that there's a new energy and resources hog about to speed the planet's transformation into Mars mkII, warning that increasing demand for air conditioning from developing countries will soon absorb more power than that used by us lot to overheat our living rooms. Read More >>

science
Cold in the Office? Blame the Equation Used to Set the Thermostat

If you work in an office, chances are you or the person sitting next to you has grumbled about it being too hot or cold. No one likes rugging up on a summer’s day to contend with the air-conditioning. Or having to shed one too many layers in winter to compensate for stifling heat indoors. Read More >>