The winners of the Population Institute's Global Media Awards for Excellence in Population Reporting do impressive work publicizing population issues.
Umbra weighs in on the virtues of apple-giving and suggests the best costumes to hand them out in. Have no fear, read about it here!
The new police chief of the Iranian city of Esfahan has decreed it a crime for women to ride a bike or roller-skate in public.
This season's It Book, "Freedom" by Jonathan Franzen, has a protagonist who's worried about population. Oprah's chosen the novel for her book club.
Lady Gaga can be an inspiration in some cases, but when it comes to Halloween costumes, it pays to listen to your mom's advice on this one and not show so much flesh. According to …
You've probably heard that recycling can help you "save the planet," but did you know that it could also save your life? That's the lesson two Canadian teens learned after they fell off the roof …
A new Canadian study indicates that more and more people prefer to live in high-density apartments.
The new photo series "Lee Friedlander: America by Car" shows how our mode of transportation shapes our experience of the world.
The Chevy Volt will be in showrooms soon and that's raising the question of whether it's an electric car wannabe.