What does proximity to fast food have to do with longevity?
March 12, 2020, 12:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's one of 3 surprising 'community' factors that matter.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
March 2, 2020, 3:36 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you don't even need to exercise!
These special coats empower the homeless to turn their lives around
January 31, 2020, 11:17 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
In 8 years, the Empowerment Plan has distributed 35,000 coats and hired 80 people.
These are the most beautiful cities in the world, according to travel pros
November 22, 2019, 9:52 a.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
Favorites like New York City, London and Paris top the list, but there are lesser-known cities that are just as stunning.
Crows are getting high cholesterol because they're eating fast food
August 26, 2019, 1:47 p.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
Study shows how urban living affects the health of American crows.
This self-sustaining, floating city could be just what the world needs
April 5, 2019, 8:34 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A concept unveiled at a UN roundtable outlines a fully autonomous floating city.
Trees are the not-so-secret weapon in keeping cities cool
April 1, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Canopy coverage of 40% or more can cool a sweltering city street up to 10 degrees.
London gets its first 3D crosswalk and it's a traffic-slowing beauty
March 29, 2019, 2:31 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's also the first optical illusion-y pedestrian crossing in the U.K.
How making lower Manhattan larger will protect it from future flooding
March 27, 2019, 12:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The $10B climate resiliency plan would extend the Manhattan shoreline by as much as 500 feet into the East River.