They shuttle Brits 12 miles using only batteries the size of a BIC lighter.
Uber and Lyft don't actually 'share' anything, rides or otherwise. The Associated Press suggests calling them "ride-hailing" or "ride-booking" services instead.
Fracking sites in Pennsylvania or rave rivers in Taiwan -- the choice is yours, river-dweller!
First the good news: Seas didn't rise as much as we thought in the 20th century. Bad news? They're rising even faster now.
It takes a gallon of water to produce one almond. And that's not the most insane fact about the hedge-fund-fueled race to plant thirsty trees in the middle of a catastrophic drought.
The city of Hamburg plans to bury a section of the Autobahn, and plant a stretch of parks, gardens, and trails on top the tunnel.
Resilience is an idea with potentially transformative power -- but we need to make sure it isn't co-opted by big business and the forces of the status quo.
In Seattle, land of a byzantine bus system, even the dogs know how to handle public transit.
Energy demand in big cities is poised to soar, but with forward-thinking urban and transportation planning, we could keep that growth in check.