Coral reefs are dying off worldwide, but in the murky waters off of Miami, one man found some remarkable survivors.
There's nothing quite like the conversations you have on a long railroad trip. But sooner or later, even the wildest digressions have to end.
Activists around the country are shaping public decisions -- and reshaping their communities for the better.
A new California law requires that drivers steer clear of cyclists by at least three feet. What took you so long, Cali?
The good revs. Lennox Yearwood and Otis Moss III say it’s time to get serious about caring for our planet — and our fellow men.
Documents in a new suit show that Detroit's water utility forgot to charge $115 million in sewage fees -- then hit residents with surprise catch-up bills.
The disaster highlights the cost of careless urban planning and environmental mismanagement.
Forget the commune: Across the country, new kinds of co-living spaces are trying to disrupt economies and transform city life.
Jeff Wilson has moved into a 33-square-foot trash container in an effort to create a "low-impact, zero-net-waste" life.
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