By Ray Stern The small ad by something called "AZ Green Dining" in the Cafe section of this week's New Times couldn't help but catch my eye (after a co-worker pointed it out, that is): "The New Times 4-17-08 edition printed lies about biodiesel." I had written the article in question about alte ... More >>
By Sarah Ventre The story goes that Albert Einstein passed away when Dr. Michio Kaku was growing up. That event caused him to dedicate his life to finishing what Einstein began and was unable to finish. Since that time, Dr. Kaku has become one of the leading physicists in the entire world, and ha ... More >>
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When power-tripping HOAs push solar-minded residents around, everybody pays the price
Nintendo finally gets 1-Up on the competition
Microsoft shoots at the Apple again
More than a dozen Indian burials have been discovered during light-rail construction
A Hopi leader fought a lonely battle to stop a mining company from stealing water that helped build Phoenix. He succeeded. Finally
New copy-protected CDs screw over the only honest customers the music industry has left
Your taste in music's 15 minutes of fame
Phoenix's sewer crisis has gone unnoticed by most toilet users, but it's the talk of sewage experts nationwide
The Arizona Corporation Commission appears poised to toss solar power into the shadows
Everything you ever wanted to know about swamp coolers, but were afraid to ask the guy at Home Depot
Getting the cream for free
See me, hear me, feel me, fund me! Are vlogging and podcasting the ultimate slacker careers?
A New Times writer tells one family's unique story about life with Down Syndrome, and then shares her own
Business and environmentalists agreed for once, and a beautiful Arizona stream will return to us.
Ska revivalists hit P-town
Letters from the week of May 6, 2004
Arizona's letting the Big Three utilities steal countless millions from us by standing in the way of solar energy
Critics say Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station is headed for trouble
Welcome to the days of wearing your pretensions -- all of them -- on your hip
Pup and coming at Barktoberfest
Starlab Indoor Planetarium
Two local promoters come together; Kazaa cooks up response to the majors
Challenger – now that was a real national tragedy
Letters from the week of January 16, 2003
Lewis Camera Exchange
The love story that may spark Arizona's New Economy.
While the public sleeps, the fix is in to turn our state into a power farm for Mexico
At the same time hundreds of dead gray whales were washing up on beaches, their birthrate was plunging. Theories abound, but little hard data has been gathered to solve this environmental puzzle.
The Western Pacific gray whale, once thought extinct, clings to life in a remote Siberian sea. Biologists fear their research is providing cover for massive oil drilling that threatens to wipe out this lost tribe once and for all.
Plant near Kingman may be a foreboding sign for the rest of the state
California eats lots of power, but it doesn't like growing its own power plants. Instead, Arizona is becoming the new power farm for the Coast.
Lunch with a paleontologist
Alma Gates' car stereo can kill you, set world records and possibly save mankind
DJ Radar offers a different read of turntable music with the score to 'Antimatter'
Disney deserves extinction for Dinosaur dialogue
At a Las Vegas electronics show, "networked homes" have everybody talking, but not asking the right questions
The Bureau of Indian Affairs stonewalls its desecration of a prehistoric Native American burial site
Arizona asteroid hunters were poised to save the Earth from Armageddon. Then a secret Air Force project took over.
Not every anthropologist can digest Christy Turner's theory that the Anasazi were cannibals