The evidence suggests innovation does contribute to the wealth of the one percent—but it also increases social mobility.
Two scientists believe their method of planting cypress and tupelo trees—in special rodent-resistant pods—can revive the region’s disappearing marshes.
The youth get a housing deal, the elderly get companionship—it’s win-win.
An important step toward visibility for some of Brazil’s most important—but unappreciated—workers.
The immense, glowing artwork is meant to bring life to an industrial neighborhood.
Researchers say images of angry, watching eyes reduce littering by as much as two-thirds.
A statement attacked a “national lie rooted in the Michael Brown incident,” among other non sequiturs.
A Muslim woman who lives in America witnessed the Paris terrorist attacks from a nearby restaurant. She reflects on those harrowing hours, and the Islamophobia that’s followed.
A housing bubble brought on the Great Recession, but the current boom may not be a prelude to another. Yet.
COP21’s success hinges on an agreement between the haves and have-nots.
The tale of Swett shows both the risk and appeal of being your own mayor.
Gliding at 15 km per hour, the proposed elevated transportation system could be a lower cost option in many corridors.
Fairness, finances, and local action will all play a part in the COP21 talks.
Reflective paint is part of the latest plan to save the animals’ lives.
A case study in local infrastructure, racial inequality, and civic activism.
Zoom out to watch them all orbit Earth at once.
They may actually work against city goals to encourage more riding.