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By Robert Brown / On October 21st, 2014

Urban climate map of Arnhem, Netherlands

Photo Credit: Shrimp farming in Aceh, Indonesia. Photo by Mike Lusmore/Duckrabbit, 2012 via Flickr.com user WorldFish

By Meghan Bartels / On October 17th, 2014

Orange trees in Berkeley, California.

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By Meghan Bartels / On October 16th, 2014

Editor's note: One of the perks of working at Island Press is being able to talk with the scientists, planners, and other people tackling environmental problems. So today we're beginning a new series to introduce you to some of the authors behind our...

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By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On October 6th, 2014

Cross-posted with permission from the Alliance for Biking & Walking's blog. Does everybody walk and bike, or are there differences in...

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By Charles R. Wolfe / On October 1st, 2014

Cross-posted from Charles R.

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 25th, 2014

Corals and sponges have inspired compounds used to treat cancer, malaria, and viruses.

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By Hillary Brown / On September 24th, 2014

Editor’s note: Hillary Brown will be participating in a webinar with the Security and Sustainability Forum tomorrow afternoon. Registration is free. Brown will be talking with Jaime Lerner and...

Photo Credit: Shrimp farming in Aceh, Indonesia. Photo by Mike Lusmore/Duckrabbit, 2012 via Flickr.com user WorldFish

By Meghan Bartels / On September 24th, 2014

Handwritten signs urge passersby to pick what’s ripe in Kamloops, British Columbia. (Photo courtesy of Elaine Sedgman).

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 23rd, 2014

DC's street grid in fine form. Photo by bankbryan, used under...

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By Richard Burroughs / On September 23rd, 2014

Editor’s note: Richard Burroughs will be participating in a webinar with the Security and Sustainability Forum this afternoon. Registration is free. Burroughs will be talking with Timothy Beatley...

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