Montreal turns iconic hospital into a shelter for people and their pets
January 14, 2019, 12:16 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Most city shelters turn away pet owners — even in winter.
Digital billboards in Stockholm swap ads for homeless shelter info
January 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Normal commercial advertising vanishing when temps in the Swedish capital get dangerously cold
Why did so many Detroit residents turn down free trees?
January 10, 2019, 7:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
It has to do with civic involvement and not an issue with nature.
Los Angeles debuts first early earthquake warning app in U.S.
January 8, 2019, 9:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Will Seattle, San Francisco and other tremor-prone cities follow suit?
Don't underestimate the economic benefits of cleaning up the environment
December 28, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The once filthy Boston Harbor is proof in the proverbial pudding.
Milan will counter climate change with help from 3 million new trees
December 17, 2018, 10:22 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The famously smoggy Italian city envisions a future that's cooler, cleaner and swathed in green.
More than 95% of the world's population is breathing unsafe air
December 7, 2018, 11:36 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Air pollution falls behind high blood pressure, smoking and poor diet as a leading cause of death.
Why San Francisco nixing parking minimums is a win for the environment
December 5, 2018, 1:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The move, the largest of its kind for an American city, could lower emissions and encourage public transit.
Fish pond evacuated after rogue otter's appetite proves unstoppable
November 30, 2018, 10:04 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
After eating all the ornamental fish, this famous otter is still on the lam.
Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal
6 exercises for building muscle without equipment
Should you feed birds in winter?
A violently beautiful storm with no name churns in the Pacific
In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history