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

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

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

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

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

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Interior of the Ópera de Arame, Curitiba.

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Adapted from the Alliance for Biking & Walking’s blog. With mapping technology and internet connectivity at our fingertips, it's never been more possible to...

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Image: Walkable and Livable Communities (WALC) Institute

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Post by Amy Nelson of Biohabitats, cross-posted from Rhizome with permission.

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Island Press's hometown of Washington, DC, by night, looking southwest. If you're struggling to orient yourself, find the Mall, picked out in lights with a whiter tone than...

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