In the early 1960s, nearly 50 percent of private industry jobs in the U.S. required moderate physical activity. Today that number is at 20 percent, meaning we're spending more time sitting and at our desks than ever.
Los Angeles-based car manufacturer CODA has been working to redefine what an electric vehicle can be. In addition to environmental and cost-saving benefits, its all-electric sedan features a range of up to 125 miles per charge and speedy acceleration. Click above to see how CODA cars are getting on the road ahead.
The Cash for Clunkers program, which gives up to a $4,500 rebate if they trade in a car with low fuel economy for one with high fuel economy, was re-funded by Congress last week. While the program's impact on the environment and the economy is still being debated, it did spark hundreds of thousands of purchases of new cars with much higher fuel efficiency. This week's original Transparency is a look at the top 10 trade-ins and new purchases under Cash for Clunkers so far.A collaboration between GOOD and Gavin Potenza.