Surrounded by rising seas, island nations face particular challenges in terms of growth. How can they best assess the sustainability of future development?
Even when people think wasting food is bad, they tend to toss out as much (or more) food than they eat. Can that behavior be changed?
As "megacities" grow in Africa and Asia, assuring residents long-term access to clean water may require a multidisciplinary approach.
How climate change is represented in popular media allows us to avoid the complex, interconnected roles humans have played to create it.
Green-Wood cemetery in New York City is also a site of urban grassland management and restoration, an effort to mitigate its contributions to climate change.
The substitution of natural gas for coal is not a simple matter. The same concerns about climate and environment remain, along with new impacts.
A small community grows around ecosystem preservation and shared beliefs, to the benefit of the residents and the land they live on.
Or, why the best laid plans of urban design sometimes go awry.
Climate science frequently references ice cores, but it's what is in the cores that matters to science and history.
Sometimes taking the trail less traveled actually does more harm than good.