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The Myth of the Sustainable City

Urban areas are usually celebrated for their energy efficiency and low per capita carbon dioxide emissions, but such accounting ignores how and where they acquire their resources

August 21, 2016 — John W. Day and Charles Hall

Sewage Floods Likely to Rise

Sewer systems in many cities, stressed by age and growing populations, will spew more raw refuse into the streets during heavy rains

August 19, 2016 — Kavya Balaraman and ClimateWire

80 Years of Greenland's Vanishing Glaciers

Re-creating photographs from the 1930s can help scientists understand Greenland’s melting glaciers and predict how quickly climate change might make them disappear into the sea.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on July 27, 2016. It is a Nature Video production. 

August 8, 2016 — Nature Video