Meet the volunteers working to curb the city’s teeming garbage problem.
Across the country, pad dispensers work to reverse the stigma that keeps girls out of class.
It’s not that terrifying, and it’s actually good for you, argues the author of the new book, When Strangers Meet.
In Berlin, a group has made it their mission to help newcomers settle in, then get around.
They match uneaten restaurant portions with hungry bargain hunters.
Cykelhuset in Malmö, Sweden, is engineered to support a car-free lifestyle.
And food waste, too.
The public bathroom doubles as a safe space and a solution to the city’s sanitation struggles.
Through cuisine, Toronto’s Newcomer Kitchen fosters economic and social relationships for Syrian immigrants.
To mend the city’s food system, urban farmers and entrepreneurs are working to funnel fresh produce and artisanal goods to local tables.
Agriculture flourishes in the city’s vacant lots—but can it survive the push toward revitalization?
Detroit’s urban growers are cultivating the land to pick up where they feel the city has let them down.
A small green space in Queens helps court-involved youths turn their lives around.
Consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks dipped 21 percent after a tax was enacted, a new study finds.
To be used for the culturally enriching activities of their choice.
A new book makes the case for environmental reverence through ethical fishing.
It takes a lot of work—and a good amount of space—to own a rabbit in one of the world’s densest cities, but this pseudo-petting-zoo fills the void.
A Finnish skateboarder and landscape architect rethinks these historically community-aggravating youth spaces.