Researchers looking for a better way to clean up oil spills are taking a cue from the humble cactus.
For some, invasive plants are the scourge of the landscape. For Patterson Clark, they’re a local and abundant source of art supplies.
The Lost Bird Project’s crowd-sourced art assignment
Suburbs get a bad rap for environmental irresponsibility. But they may shine when it comes to renewable energy production.
How can we convince people to conserve resources for the sake of future generations?
Fracking opens up space for CO2 sequestration
Air pollution may be giving bees the equivalent of a stuffed-up nose.
In his review of If Mayors Ruled the World (“Dysfunctional Nations, Rising Cities,” Fall 2013), Richard Conniff wrote about a popular bike-sharing program in Paris and how the idea has s
Researchers have found that people tend to trash products that have been modified somehow during use—for example, torn or dented.
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