United States

Article
27 April 2017

Everyone loves the idea of bicycle sharing, but designing a sustainable program with equitable access is a challenge.

Article
11 April 2017

In the aftermath of the further use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime, an opportunity for negotiation with Russia and Iran now beckons. Richard Menhinick asks if we are virtuous enough to do...

Article
10 April 2017

Each year, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory releases energy flow charts that illustrate the US's consumption an duse of energy. The energy flow chart, based on 2016 results, shows that...

Article
5 April 2017

It’s almost certainly too late for any leader to derail progress towards a decarbonised global economy, writes John Quiggin.

Journal article
29 March 2017

The U.K. library community has implemented collaborative strategies in key scholarly communication areas such as open access mandate compliance, and U.S. librarians could benefit from learning in...

Report
21 March 2017

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS) initial National Transportation Noise Map shows that more than 97 percent of the U.S. population has the...

Essay
17 March 2017

The 2017 Whitlam Institute Gough Whitlam Oration, by Dr Stephen FitzGerald AO, was a landmark and timely address on Australia's place in the world. 

Report
17 March 2017

Report of a formal dialogue which examined cybersecurity issues and how best to manage them in a cooperative manner.

Journal article
15 March 2017

Thirty years of public health research have demonstrated that improved indoor environmental quality is associated with better health outcomes. Recent research has demonstrated an impact of the...

Journal article
14 March 2017

This article presents findings from a University of Minnesota study of first-year students’ use of academic library resources and their learning outcomes.