The federal government is significantly underestimating the costs of carbon pollution because it's using a faulty analytical model, say scientists from the Natural Resources Defense Council and the University of Cambridge.
Hydrogen fuel cells can provide power to off-grid areas, power vehicles and even generate baseload power for the electric grid.
They are also silent and emissions-free.
Extreme weather events over the last ten years have cost the US over $14 billion in health costs alone, researchers have calculated.
Patent trolls could have cost US businesses as much as $500 billion in stock value over the last 20 years, according to Boston University researchers.
After a rather eventful year that's seen many massive cyberattacks, a new survey of cybercrime costs has concluded that businesses and governments are shelling out 56 percent more to clean up than a year ago.
Maintaining iTunes and the App Store costs Apple a whopping $1.3 billion a year, according to numbers determined by Asymco blogger Horace Dediu.
Presumably recognising that most people are motivated more by money than by beauty, a UN report has attempted to put a price on biodiversity.
A severe shortage of IPv4 addresses has reportedly "raised the specter" of companies eventually being forced to obtain an address from the nascent IPv4 black market.