Plug-In Hybrid Autos Could Put Off-Peak Power Generators to Good Use

Michael Giberson If all the cars and light trucks in the nation switched from oil to electrons, idle capacity in the existing electric power system could generate most of the electricity consumed by plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. A new study for the Department of Energy finds that “off-peak” electricity production and transmission capacity could fuel … More Plug-In Hybrid Autos Could Put Off-Peak Power Generators to Good UseMore Plug-In Hybrid Autos Could Put Off-Peak Power Generators to Good Use

Are Blonds More Fun? Scientists Want to Know

Michael Giberson Are blonds more fun? Researchers at the University of Cordoba in Spain have concluded that blonds “exhibit the most dominant and aggressive behavior.” The tests looked at how quickly a person could capture a puppy’s attention, how well puppies followed the individual, how the dogs behaved while restrained, how they exerted their social … More Are Blonds More Fun? Scientists Want to KnowMore Are Blonds More Fun? Scientists Want to Know