The challenges of creating urban ecovillages can also be great advantages.
Citizens argue that generating jobs shouldn't mean derailing climate action.
The resolution to act on the world's "most violated human right."
Activists and residents along the 2,000-mile proposed route fear damage to farming, ecosystems, and water from the transport of what has been called the world's dirtiest source of transportation energy.
Victory in the 25-year struggle to protect the "Galapagos of the North"–from mountain tops to the bottom of the sea.
How the rebuilding boom improves communities, benefits the environment, and even creates jobs.
Urban hives allow landless city dwellers to create their own honey–and may even provide solutions to colony collapse.
A pioneering town in Germany pulls off clean, reliable energy with stable prices.
Come for the food, stay for the art at New York City's first solar-powered restaurant.
Art-infused activism to bring city fruit to the public.
An open letter from the Rainforest Action Network, Greenpeace USA, and 350.org: What will it take to finally get serious about climate change?
What my neighbors and I learned when we sat down to figure out what food resources we have at hand, and how to fill the gaps.
The Pakistani people need our help. Here’s what we can do today, and how to reduce the number of future disasters.
Lessons of dedication, solidarity, love, and recovery, five years after Katrina.
Poverty and inequality magnified Hurricane Katrina’s effect on the Gulf. A resilient New Orleans means addressing these social issues first.