The Urban Resilience Project is partnering with Greater Greater Washington to support local writers interested in the forces that shape how Washington grows and develops.
New report shows how government, higher education, nonprofits, and industry can all work together to create the energy efficiency workforce of the future.
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed “transparency rule” will eliminate vital info about the health impacts of toxic chemicals and prevent citizens from having a voice in EPA’s scientific process.
As I approached the end of my third year of college, I knew it was time to gain real experience in marketing and publicity. While searching for an internship, Island Press caught my eye because I have always had an interest in books and the environment....
The graphic adaptation of Naturalist, renowned scientist E.O. Wilson’s autobiography, has been in the works a long time, long before my internship at Island Press. Stops and starts have kept the...
Vallejo, California is working on beautifying the city as part of a national campaign to unite Americans.
On the fourth of July, 1985, as the sun shone and the temperatures rose, people celebrated by eating watermelon. Then they got sick — becoming part of one of the nation’s largest episodes of foodborne illness caused by a pesticide. The outbreak began...
Learn how the Island Press Urban Resilience Project is forging a greener, fairer future!
Post-Parkland, some have called on us to “harden” our schools. But is modeling places of learning after prisons the right approach?
As America's pipes and plants age, it's time to re-envision urban water services.