Cities

Food

What Instagram reveals about your access to healthy food

In all regions of the U.S., Instagram posts from food deserts depicted grub that was higher in cholesterol, sugar, and fat.

Cities

Here’s how major cities measure up on climate change spending

From New York to Addis Ababa, new analysis paints a highly uneven picture of spending on climate action.

Politics

New York lost billions with fossil fuel investments

New York's fossil fuel investments are bleeding money.

Cities

Milan wants to pay people to bicycle to work

Let's hope this will encourage people to step off the gas pedal and onto bike pedals instead.

Food

Important communal garden in Los Angeles faces a rocky future

Landowner says it won't renew Proyecto Jardín's lease.

Living

Americans spend 30 billion hours a year commuting. And it’s killing them

It's terrible for the planet, too.

News

Ted Cruz holds Flint water crisis money hostage

Withholding disaster relief funding may come at a cost for Ted Cruz.

Cities

Want to encourage the development of walkable neighborhoods? Fix this

Federal housing support policies encourage sprawl instead of the more transit-friendly, urban neighborhoods that many Americans prefer.

Cities

Humans evolve to grow hideous mustaches to filter China’s air pollution in new ad

Sometimes, a baby with a mustache is just what the environmental movement needs.