Air pollution hits 'unbearable' levels in northern India
November 4, 2019, 11:44 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Breathing the northern Indian air is like smoking 2 packs of cigarettes a day.
World's greenest senior living community breaks ground in Seattle
October 28, 2019, 1:33 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
In 10 or 20 years, we're going to need a lot of buildings like this — resilient and efficient.
Living near a coast is linked with better mental health, study suggests
October 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The benefits of 'blue space' may be especially important for lower-income communities, researchers say.
The biggest source of microplastics in fresh water is laundry lint
September 18, 2019, 12:28 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It goes from your washer to the wastewater treatment plant — and then your drinking glass.
Why we should all embrace the sweet art of 'doing nothing'
August 22, 2019, 9:25 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
This Italian art is like taking a vacation every day.
Visiting a park can make you as happy as Christmas
August 22, 2019, 8:06 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
That upbeat mood can last as long as 4 hours.
Will children really grow horns from too much phone use?
June 21, 2019, 12:01 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A debunked study is back just in time to scare us straight.
Does an empty baseball field really need outdoor lighting all night?
June 15, 2019, 9:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The International Dark-Sky Association has a few ideas to reduce light pollution from sports facilities.