The woefully inaccessible state of our city sidewalks
June 21, 2018, 9:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A lawsuit in Atlanta demonstrates yet again that American sidewalks are far from being user-friendly to everyone.
Almost 70% of population will live in cities by 2050 (so maybe we should get better at it)
May 21, 2018, 1:37 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New U.N. study estimates that urban environments will host more than 6.7 billion people over the next 30 years.
Your favorite scented products are causing as much air pollution as your car
May 4, 2018, 10:27 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Emissions from shampoo, cleaners and paint impact air quality.
Showers in subway stations? LA Metro seeks to boost hygiene for city's homeless
May 3, 2018, 10:57 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It may sound strange, but the scheme could benefit the homeless and boost sagging ridership numbers.
Pakistan opens first school for transgender students
April 28, 2018, 2:17 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The Gender Guardian offers 12 years of education, from elementary school to college.
More than 95% of the world's population is breathing unsafe air
April 18, 2018, 1:28 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Air pollution falls behind high blood pressure, smoking and poor diet as a leading cause of death.