Nov 7, 2012 Passengers can buy flight insurance to cover canceled trips. But when planes can't fly, airlines have no such protection.
Oct 29, 2012 Weather derivatives allow companies to hedge against catastrophic losses.
Oct 29, 2012 Crowd sourcing weather reports, drone swarms with sensors, and making broadband ten times as fast with the use of algebra.
Oct 28, 2012 Ahead of Hurricane Sandy's landfall on the East Coast Sunday, New York residents and businesses made preparations, stocked up on supplies, and stopped to grab a pint along the way.
Oct 25, 2012 Ski resorts are opening today in some parts of California after an early storm dumped several feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Today's open at Squaw Valley in Lake Tahoe is the earliest open in 51 years.
Oct 18, 2012 Digital media advocate Jeff Jarvis talks about the announcement that Newsweek will cancel its print issue and go digital-only.
Oct 13, 2012 Twitter CEO Dick Costolo discusses the role of the social media site in today's world, whether it will go public, and how it deals with privacy issues.
Sep 24, 2012 The decision is a hit to revenue. But other alternative weeklies are surviving without adult classifieds.
Aug 28, 2012 You don't have to turn on the television to find a weatherman. As businesses need to know more about weather and climate, more meteorology graduates go to work for the private sector.