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Island Press Field Notes


By Meghan Bartels / On March 20th, 2015

Lightweight interventions and bold public art brought new life and attention to Boston's underwhelming Rose Kennedy Greenway. Photo by Mike Lydon.  


By Ann Kinzig / On March 19th, 2015

The Island Press Urban Resilience Project, supported by the Kresge Foundation, is working to promote a holistic understanding of resilience that is grounded in equity and sustainability. Shocks and surprises are coming, and we need to build...

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By Robert Brown / On March 12th, 2015

An early model of Google's self-driving car.


By Charles R. Wolfe / On February 17th, 2015


By Meghan Bartels / On January 30th, 2015

Greyhound managed transportation options on the grounds of the 1939 New York World's Fair.


By Timothy Beatley / On January 29th, 2015


By Charles R. Wolfe / On January 15th, 2015

Cross-posted from Charles R. Wolfe’s blog at the Huffington Post with permission. All...

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By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On January 8th, 2015

Photo by Sam Javanrouh, used under...


By Timothy Beatley / On January 7th, 2015

Reposted from the Biophilic Cities blog with permission.

Photo Credit: Birds on a Wire by user Kiwi Flickr

By Meghan Bartels / On December 23rd, 2014

Photo by Rob Lee, used under...