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February 16, 2012, 7:38 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
As China’s cities get bigger, MIT researchers found that the costs linked to air pollution are also dramatically increasing.
February 15, 2012, 8:27 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
A “sponge park” near Gowanus Canal might not be able to clean up the “black mayonnaise” in the dirty canal, but it will help the troubled waterway in the future. Find out how.
February 13, 2012, 4:00 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Is drinking wastewater safe? Researchers say it is and it could add a lot to the water supply in cities. Find out just how much.
February 10, 2012, 12:45 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
Environmentalists have not always embraced cities as sustainable enclaves. But one traditional environmental group is starting to warm up to the idea of conservation in the city.
February 10, 2012, 8:02 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
A New York poet leads walking groups around the city using simple phrases to break down urban anonymity. But be careful, it can get addicting.
February 9, 2012, 10:11 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Who knew the migration patterns of 300,000 Norwegians could look so amazing? Skeptical? Watch this video.
February 8, 2012, 2:21 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
Just because a county is populated by less than 20,000 people doesn’t mean an urban community is out of the question. That’s the thinking behind a proposed urban oasis in rural Maine.
February 8, 2012, 10:26 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
See how entrepreneurs in a downtown Oakland neighborhood are taking the idea of a pop-up store to a new level.
February 8, 2012, 8:09 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
A new list points to the top 12 opportunities for cities to transform highways that cut through cities into normal city streets and boulevards.
February 7, 2012, 9:18 AM PST | By Tyler Falk