Hawaiian lawmaker wants physicians to prescribe housing to homeless patients
March 1, 2017, 3:32 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Is a bill that treats homelessness as a medical condition flawed? Or is it just what the doctor ordered?
Fourth-graders' project showers local humane society in kindness
February 25, 2017, 3:10 p.m. by Guest Columnist
The success of 2 elementary school volunteer projects earns a shelter a donation from the Petco Foundation.
First Class Meal enlists postal workers to help stamp out food insecurity
February 8, 2017, 2:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Disused post offices are transformed into food-sharing hubs in prize-winning design proposal.
IKEA's flat-pack refugee shelter wins coveted design award
February 3, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Design Museum's recognition of Better Shelter couldn't come at a more appropriate time.
How to find charities to support the things you care about
December 7, 2016, 7:10 a.m. by Joanna Nesbit
Most Americans who donate to charity do it between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve. If you're inclined to give, here's how to find a worthy recipient.
Why is it that women work a month more than men every year?
October 27, 2016, 2:36 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Women in Iceland are walking out to protest inequality. Does that solve the problem?
Why manchineel might be Earth's most dangerous tree
Tasmanian tiger 'sightings' prompt new scientific hunt
This beautiful tidal road is Britain's deadliest
Is this the wildest treasure hunt in history? The mystery of the Oak Island Money Pit
Titan is covered in sticky, 'electric' sand
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