National Building Museum. I absolutely love this museum. Worth it just to go sit in the building and roam around. There is a Building Zone for the under 5 set, exhibits for all ages (right now there is a cool Lego one) and it is near Chinatown and the Metro.
DETROIT — For the first time in more than 20 years, U.S. automakers are questioning a pillar of manufacturing: The practice of bringing parts to assembly lines right before they’re used. | Geography & Current Events
From the July 2008 issue of National Geographic magazine. Bolivia today is undergoing profound change, and those bringing it about are the very people whom various forms of despotism have kept in a state of paralyzed submission for centuries.