July 17, 2014, 10:39 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Patterns show the influence of nature and cultural history, such as farm towns gridded west of Minneapolis, or how cities like Berlin spread out like sea stars.
March 17, 2014, 2:45 p.m. by John Platt
Scientists are using crowdsourcing to test the water along the Pacific Coast of North America, a project that could predict future risks.
December 18, 2013, 8 a.m. by Kimi Harris
Here is one more reason to cut down on the plastic we throw out — as if we needed another.
October 8, 2013, 2 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The costs of environmental disasters continue to skyrocket months and even years after the event. Here's a breakdown of the impact.
September 16, 2013, 12:42 p.m. by John Platt
Google has taken its Street View to the Galapagos Islands, capturing the area's beautiful biodiversity and the threats it faces.