'Rosetta stone' for urban scaling makes sense of how cities change across time and space (Feb 13, 2020 21:00)
New work reconciles divergent methods used to analyze the scaling behavior of cities.

Climate-driven farming 'frontiers' pose major environmental risks (Feb 12, 2020 20:01)
Future farming in regions that were previously unsuitable for agriculture could signifi...

Biodiversity offsetting is contentious -- here's an alternative (Feb 12, 2020 15:30)
A new approach to compensate for the impact of development may be an effective alternat...

Scientists warn humanity about worldwide insect decline (Feb 10, 2020 12:42)
Insect declines and extinctions are accelerating in many parts of the world. With this ...

Extreme weather conditions can tax urban drainage systems to the max (Feb 5, 2020 18:23)
During a typical Canadian winter, snow accumulation and melt -- combined with sudden ra...

Early spread of coronavirus extends far beyond China's quarantine zone (Feb 4, 2020 16:25)
Infectious disease researchers have concluded there is a high probability that the dead...

Green infrastructure provides benefits that residents are willing to work for, study shows (Feb 4, 2020 14:47)
Urban areas face increasing problems with stormwater management. Green infrastructure, ...

Does news coverage of crashes affect perceived blame? (Jan 29, 2020 14:14)
Despite an ever-rising number of pedestrian and bicyclist deaths on US roads each year,...

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