It's time to give the modest camera strap some love.
A new study suggests that in states where it's legal, some people use pot to manage their chronic health conditions, rather than more addictive—and deadly—prescription opioids.
Scientists are publishing emotional letters about the threat of climate change, hoping to engage the public on a new website.
Six million workers went missing after the 2008 recession—most in the prime of their working lives. What happened to them?
Research proves we're prone to emotional attachments with our vehicles. So here's some advice from someone who finally let go of hers.
The current factory has sucked up enough groundwater to drop overall levels by 26 feet, and expansion could increase water pollution.
More results from the Atlantic Media/Siemens State of the City Poll.
Why the new Indianapolis terminal will be a model for others to come.
Providing storage solutions for the homeless helps bring stability and dignity to their lives.
If we want to solve the population problem, we need to help moms and babies survive.
The rent can be a little damn high, so long as the ride isn't.
At a peaceful protest in memory of Eric Garner and against police brutality, anger and hope rise up.
The Pruitt-Igoe projects were razed in 1972, but their influence on Ferguson's social and financial divides echo today as redevelopment is planned.
Scientists are embarking on data rescue missions all over the world to find and save old climate information.
Missouri looks like it's in the middle of the pack. But we desperately need better data.
The first results of our State of the City Poll.
Needs are different and water is too scarce to dump over your head—so the pay-it-forward donation trend gets a twist in India.
Advice for a town torn asunder from mayors who have been there.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.