Beachfront in the Time of Climate Change, Uber Has an Enormous Wait Time Advantage Over Regular Taxis, and more...

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Beachfront in the Time of Climate Change

It's the end of the summer, but it's starting to feel like the end of an era. 

Anthony Flint

Uber Has an Enormous Wait Time Advantage Over Regular Taxis

In San Francisco, unlike with taxis, people rarely wait more than 10 minutes for a ride service.

Eric Jaffe

A Vast New Archive of Images From the Great Depression

A new project from Yale invites viewers to explore some 175,000 photographs of America in the 1930s and '40s.

Rebecca J. Rosen

Moving This Weekend? So Are Your Microbes

Each of us has a unique bacterial fingerprint. New research indicates it's stamped all over our homes.

Laura Bliss

This Year, We'll See Big Differences in the Roles of Cops in U.S. Schools

As classes resume, school districts around the country try different approaches toward police on campus. 

Chris Opfer

How to Follow the Iceland and Papua New Guinea Volcano Eruptions

Webcams, Twitter, and data visualizations show you what's going on with Bárðarbunga and Mount Tavurvur.

Gwynn Guilford