Dan is a sustainability reporter for Marketplace. He has produced multimedia and radio features for WBEZ, NPR, BBC World Service and other public-media outlets.
Features by Dan Weissmann
Posted In: NFL, playoffs, Green Bay Packers, Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts
In three NFL playoff games (out of four), hometown fans could have had their playoff games blacked out this weekend.
Posted In: IBM, cloud computing
The Dow’s 2013 record would have been even higher but for IBM’s showing. What about Big Blue made it miss the market's rally?
Posted In: drones
On Jan. 1, the Freedom from Drone Surveillance Act goes into effect in Illinois.
Posted In: commuting, Taxes
Starting on Jan. 1, the maximum monthly tax benefits commuters can get for mass transit is set to drop.
Posted In: packaging
That dramatic increase in deliveries this time of year means an increase in the trash from all the packaging.
Posted In: Rana Plaza, garment factory
Families of victims of the fire, and survivors, could receive an average of $25,000 from a new compensation fund. How far does that go in Bangladesh?
Posted In: unemployment benefits, Congress
1.3 million people take an immediate hit, but that number would go up throughout the year.
Posted In: Oil, U.S. exports, fracking
Exxon and other oil companies say, “Heck, yes.”
Posted In: federal budget, sequestration
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation backs up about 44 million people’s retirements … and it’s got problems.
Posted In: nsa, NSA leaks, World of Warcraft
Virtual worlds already have “bad guys” -- and company spies.