In which countries are you most likely to have your personal space invaded?
April 27, 2017, 7:13 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Cultural norms play a part in deciding how close is too close.
Run, Rob, Run! Man recreates Forrest Gump's epic cross-country run for charity
April 20, 2017, 11:43 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Rob Pope already ran from Alabama to the Santa Monica Pier, where he turned around and just kept on runnin'.
German kindergartens are banishing toys, but not for the reason you might expect
April 20, 2017, 8:59 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Some say toy-free classrooms encourage learning of important life skills, while others can't make sense of the bizarre policy.
Female surgeons around the world recreate New Yorker cover
April 12, 2017, 1:40 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
#ILookLikeASurgeon aims to inspire inclusion and diversity in the surgical field.
What's in that smoke from the Atlanta highway fire?
March 31, 2017, 4:57 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
PVC puts out a lot of nasty stuff when it burns, and it's probably still in the soot.
Planes, trains and automobiles: How noisy is transportation where you live?
March 28, 2017, 12:30 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
New map looks at transportation noise across the U.S.
High anxiety: Can living in a tall building cause depression?
March 23, 2017, 3:34 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Researchers connect the dots between high-rises and mental health.
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Why we should ban glitter, just like we banned microbeads
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How to naturally humidify your home
6 ways to clear physical and mental clutter
America's book-loving cities are preoccupied with downsizing
Nobody wants the family heirlooms anymore
How to change your life by decluttering
The life-changing magic of tidying up your electronic life
'The Minimalists' share their journey to a simpler life