Office temps are set to a formula from the 1960s based on metabolic rates of men. New studies urge buildings to reduce “gender-discriminating bias in thermal comfort” -- and combat global warming -- by turning the thermostat up by 5 degrees F. It happens every summer: offices crank up the air-...
In a historic announcement yesterday, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta stood with other military leaders to officially lift the ban on women serving in combat, stating that female soldiers are an "integral part" of the U.S. military and have already proven their ability and willingness to fight dur...