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Five awesome solar projects around the world

Solar energy continues to grow as an area of research for scientists around the world. It is an important renewable energy source and alternative to More...

Passage of California climate change bill could set global example

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — When California Gov. Jerry Brown visits the Vatican this week for an international conference, he’ll be carrying a resolution from state lawmakers More...

By 2050 the Greenest City may not be in the first world

As the world’s population continues to move closer to major urban centers, cities are attempting to implement greener practices to reduce environmental damage.  The problem? More...

The world’s 10 greenest economies of 2014 may surprise you

Dual Citizen, a U.S. consulting group, has released the latest edition of its Global Green Economy Index, which ranks the environmental sustainability of national economies. The More...

Fungus could be the help agriculture needs to adapt to climate change

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Imagine a world, just a few decades away, where once-fertile cropland is baked and starved of rain by ongoing climate change. More...

Six ways that thoughtful community planning can help fight climate change

In a new article on Sustainable Cities Collective, Kaid Benfield writes about the ways community planning can help prevent climate change for future generations. The six More...

11 Ways to feed the world without destroying the planet

Ben Schiller at Fast Company takes a look at the findings on a new report on agricultural technologies and food security. Based on the report’s findings, new technologies More...

Here’s how the world’s biggest cities are tackling climate change

With the recent stall of the international climate change discussion, Ariel Schwartz at Fast Company discusses how some of the world’s largest cities are handling the More...

Can the threat of climate change make cities richer and healthier?

A new report from the Carbon Disclosure Project says that climate change can actually make cities richer and healthier.  This  concept is due to cities More...

Why cities are the solution to climate change

In the immortal words of Homer Simpson: Cities are the cause of, and solution to, all of life’s problems. That’s the argument of a new More...

Bad news: Global warming is smothering our productivity

New research shows that human labor capacity keeps decreasing because of global warmth. Due to body mechanism, human beings can’t be as effective in hot More...

Planning a New York City that can withstand climate change

The East River Blueway is a vital project that will help plan for future storms and rising tides.  Hurricane Sandy is considered to be a More...