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The environmental movement is shifting away from focusing solely on raising awareness about environmental issues.
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For centuries, the church of St-Dunstan-in-the-East, in London, has been a place for quiet contemplation. It was
A groundbreaking new study shows that access to “greened” vacant lots reduced feelings of worthlessness
Soil fungi supply nutrients to trees, but as they wither from pollution, trees suffer too.
The rapid conversion of natural lands to cement-dominated urban centers is causing great losses in
Modern cities have lots to offer, but what does their lack of nature cost us?
In the 146 years since Yellowstone National Park in the northwestern United States became the world’s
Megacities are on the rise. There are currently 47 such areas around the globe, each
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Not so very long ago living in a city meant rarely seeing a blade of
Climate change is a massive problem. But can individual habit changes actually make an impact?
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How cities are changing animals. This feature is from The Verge.
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A new $50 million fund will help communities remove “deadbeat dams,” starting in California, Oregon,
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Looking for an alternative to the beach for your next summer vacation? Try one of
Happy Earth Day! As we celebrate Earth Day today there are different activities all over
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Mother Nature Speaks and Millions are Listening. Since 1987, Conservation International has been working to
Samir Becic 4 times Number 1 Fitness Trainer in the world and his Health Fitness
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The 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos identified water crises – flood, drought, and pollution
“Being green isn’t just smart — it might even make you gorgeous.” Irene Lane, founder
It shouldn’t take another Ben Affleck movie full of asteroids, nuclear conflict, or, god forbid,
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By now you’re probably familiar with at least some of the many psychological benefits of
It’s finally bloomin’ spring, and nothing instills hope that winter is gone and summer is
Nature and cities can live together successfully – if we pursue a long-term vision that
One out of every four cities in the world experiences “water stress,” a phenomenon that