Much as blight can be contagious, so can renewal. How grassroots community groups are saving neighborhoods and building new businesses.
Some California farmers have discovered ways to farm that use very little water, yet thirstier methods still dominate. What gives?
“Low-income disadvantaged communities are the best water conservationists: At the end of the day, we’re not going to waste water because it costs money.”
The same forces that have driven many onto the migrant trail have led to the emergence of a movement of young campesinos organizing to stay on their land.
Author and activist Gar Alperovitz calls it a “checkerboard strategy.” In the first piece in a series, we look at the organizations working to transform our economy, and how they can benefit from working together.
Residents fear that coal-contaminated water is seeping into their wells. But a lack of evidence is stalling action.
In his memoir, James Gustave Speth talks about his work to end climate change and why it's time for a new environmental movement.
From New York City to Barcelona, cities across the world are turning to “slow living” to make their communities happier and healthier in the face of increasing urbanization.
The key to a great garden? Good dirt. Here’s how you can grow your own.
It's the weekend! Plan your happy hour with our interactive map of forward-thinking breweries.
The state's shift in approach is also good news for environmentalists worldwide, who want to see more urgency in transitioning away from fossil fuels.