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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 Meghan Bartels / On January 30th, 2015

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

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

Photo by Sam Javanrouh, used under...

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By Meghan Bartels / On December 23rd, 2014

Photo by Rob Lee, used under...

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By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On November 17th, 2014

Post by Dan Yablonsky, reposted from the Alliance for Biking & Walking's blog with permission.

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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 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...

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 22nd, 2014

Complete streets make space for all forms of transportation. This one is in Stockholm.

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 19th, 2014

Interior of the Ópera de Arame, Curitiba.

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