Singapore to freeze car numbers - BBC News

Singapore will freeze the number of vehicles on its roads from next February. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) cited the scarcity of land and public transport upgrades as reasons for the cap. The country already has strict policies aimed at limiting ...

Webcast: Can The World Finally Wipe Out Polio? - NPR

The world is incredibly close to wiping out polio. This year the number of polio cases has shrunk to fewer than a dozen. And those cases are in just two countries- Afghanistan and Pakistan. "We are definitely encouraged by the decline in number of ...

The Perceptionists - NPR

Mr. Lif and Akrobatik are two emcees whose names rock bells among true hip-hop heads. The duo of Boston natives first teamed up as The Perceptionists in the early aughts to release Black Dialogue on El-P's Def Jux label in 2005. Their side project went ...