#Cities

  • Article: 7 Most Common Ways Cities Are Fighting Climate Change

    7 Most Common Ways Cities Are Fighting Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 29, 2019

    From flood defenses to green infrastructure, cities are ramping up their efforts. Read more

  • Article: 6 Ways Green Roofs Protect Cities From Climate Change

    6 Ways Green Roofs Protect Cities From Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 10, 2019

    From fighting heat waves to stopping floods. Read more

  • Article: 5 Innovative Ways Cities Are Combating Climate Change
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    5 Innovative Ways Cities Are Combating Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Stefanie Hodson|Sept. 13, 2019

    Cities are making sure the Paris climate agreement remains viable. Read more

  • Feature: 7 Key Places That Have Declared Climate Emergencies

    7 Key Places That Have Declared Climate Emergencies

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 11, 2019

    “Cities and local governments have historically been the spark for progress.” Read more

  • Article: Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report

    Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    “The public health benefits of limiting warming are clear.” Read more

  • Article: Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol

    Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol

    By Helen Lock|May 29, 2019

    “He died in this doorway as shoppers walked by.” Read more

  • Article: High Air Pollution Linked to 'Psychotic Experiences' in British Teenagers

    High Air Pollution Linked to 'Psychotic Experiences' in British Teenagers

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 2, 2019

    Two-thirds of the global population are projected to live in a city by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Paris Is Making Public Transit Free For Kids — and Low-Income Families Will Benefit

    Paris Is Making Public Transit Free For Kids — and Low-Income Families Will Benefit

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 11, 2019

    Paris is the latest city to announce free and discounted transit for youth. Read more