contents | summer 2012
D.C.’s Shaw/U Street neighborhood has a rich cultural history and has had devastating riots. It’s on its way up again. But will it be enriched or thinned out?
How do families cope when frequent travel is required as part of a job?.
An injured bird is rehabilitated and survives to fly again, now with a little technology "on board"
No tornadoes in the mountains? Not true. And dropping terrain under the storm can make them worse.
Early diagnosis and dietary intervention are the weapons scientists hope to provide to battle ovarian cancer.
Organic-rich soils grow more food and remove carbon dioxide from the air.
Instrumented vehicles provide real-world data that is helping to save lives.