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By Timothy Beatley / On May 10, 2017 - 3:15pm EDT

The "greening" of cities can focus on everything except nature, emphasizing such elements as public transit, renewable energy production, and energy efficient building systems. While these are important aspects of reimagining urban living, human beings...

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By Emily Talen, Justin Garrett Moore, Ron Sims, Shelley Poticha / On May 5, 2017 - 9:00am EDT

This panel explores the dearth of diversity in urban design and planning—and its impact on communities. It also suggests ways to build a pipeline of talent that better reflects the diversity of cities. 

By Randy Olson / On March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm EDT

From Don't Be Such a Scientist Chapter 4: Don't Be So Unlikeable. Read by the author: Randy Olson.

By Charles R. Wolfe / On March 28, 2017 - 4:15pm EDT

Next City CEO and Publisher Tom Dallessio and author / land use attorney Chuck Wolfe discuss Chuck's latest Island Press book Seeing the Better...

By Charles R. Wolfe / On March 9, 2017 - 3:30pm EST

Listen to Charles Wolfe, practicing Seattle land use/environmental attorney and Affiliate Associate Professor in the College of Built Environments at the University of Washington. Chuck is the author...

By Jacqueline Patterson, Amy Vanderwarker / On February 27, 2017 - 3:30pm EST

This year, 2017, is the American Public Health Association's Year of Climate Change. This is the recording of a very special kick-off webinar on Climate Justice: Local, Tribal, Global, and Generational. You'll hear from speakers...

By Baylen J. Linnekin / On February 15, 2017 - 4:30pm EST

Baylen Linnekin, author of Biting the Hands that Feed Us, talks to Cheesetique owner Jill Erber about food regulations.

By Jason Leppig, Katharine Sucher, Isabella Austin, Eric Bertsch / On February 15, 2017 - 1:45pm EST

On the 30th of January 2017, some Island Press employees and interns delivered copies of The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change by...

By Linda Rudolph / On December 22, 2016 - 3:30pm EST

The Security and Sustainability Forum, Island Press and the Pubic Health Institute webinar about the Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change. Announced at COP 22, the Lancet Countdown is being established to track the relationship between health...

By National Association of City Transportation Officials National Association of City Transportation Officials / On December 13, 2016 - 2:15pm EST

Session 1 of the Global Street Design Guide webinar features a presentation from the Global Designing Cities Initiative and case studies from Copenhagen, Denmark and Buenos Aires,...