Urban climate change

Sep 15, 2017 by

[Translate] Model of impact of changing precipitation patterns in northern European, North American cities Source: University of...

read more

Why Every Hurricane Should Be ...

Sep 14, 2017 by

[Translate] By: Anthony Karefa Rogers-Wright   THE LEAP.COM The physical devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma cannot be...

read more

Stunning new analysis reveals ...

Sep 14, 2017 by

[Translate] Thanks to climate change and Trump’s policies, we won’t have to wait another 25,000 years for the next one....

read more

Hurricane Harvey ‘Toxic ...

Sep 14, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Coastal residents must now contend with a number of poisonous chemicals and pathogens. Democracy Now! Coastal...

read more

How to Make Your Home Safe and...

Sep 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Follow this expert advice to get your house ready for rebuilding while you consider your options Mitchell Parker Houzz...

read more

Watch: A Toxic Tour of Houston...

Sep 8, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Houston, the “Petro Metro,” is home to a quarter of the petroleum refining capacity in the United...

read more

A flooded chemical plant near ...

Sep 6, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters Harvey REUTERS/Adrees Latif On Thursday, explosions and black plumes of smoke were seen coming...

read more

Yikes, 13 of Houston’s Superfu...

Sep 6, 2017 by

[Translate] Stuff that matters troubled waters   GRIST.ORG REUTERS/Adrees Latif An AP reporter visited seven sites on Thursday, and...

read more

Why Can’t We Get Cities Right?...

Sep 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Paul Krugman    NYTIMES Photo The highways in Houston were empty last Tuesday after the city was inundated with...

read more

Harvey Flood Victims Don’...

Sep 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Human Rights FEMA head says the plume of chemicals leaking from the plant is “incredibly dangerous.” By Amy...

read more

Earth to Houston: We Have a Pr...

Sep 3, 2017 by

[Translate] Humanity this week experienced ecological disasters on an unprecedented scale. Flooding on the Gulf Coast and in South...

read more

Harvey triggered the release o...

Sep 2, 2017 by

[Translate] Climate Desk By Emily Atkin GRIST.ORG This story was originally published by New Republic and is reproduced here as part...

read more

“Urban design caused the...

Sep 2, 2017 by

[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Ilan Kelman | Houston‘s poor urban planning, not climate change, is to blame for the catastrophic...

read more

NASA Satellite Imagery Reveals...

Sep 1, 2017 by

[Translate] By Dane Wigington Guest writer for Wake Up World As the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. The photo...

read more

Conspiracy Theorists Claim Hur...

Sep 1, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Some people believe that the storm was engineered, perhaps by a nuclear fusion reactor. By Robin Scher /...

read more

Hurricane Harvey: Another Amer...

Sep 1, 2017 by

[Translate] August 31, 2017 Rhea Suh   nrdc.org As we lend our immediate support to Gulf Coast communities, we must also protect...

read more

Hurricane Harvey Is a Horrible...

Aug 31, 2017 by

[Translate] By Ryan Schleeter     ECOWATCH.ORG With rain expected to continue falling through this Friday, what we already know about...

read more

Houston’s flooding shows what ...

Aug 30, 2017 by

[Translate] WET LAND NEEDS WETLANDS Share Written by Ana Campoy David Yanofsky   QZ.COM August 29, 2017 Since Houston, Texas was...

read more

5 Ways Humanity Made Hurricane...

Aug 29, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment With Donald Trump and Scott Pruitt in charge, it’s only going to get worse. By Juan Cole / Informed...

read more

Houston Is Drowning—In Its Fre...

Aug 29, 2017 by

[Translate] Steve Russell Newsweek Houston Is Drowning—In Its Freedom From Regulations We do value our freedom here in Texas. As I...

read more

Days Before Hurricane Harvey H...

Aug 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Architects are baffled by the president’s decision to undo a key directive that modernized flood management policy...

read more

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

May 2, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT by J.R. Taylor A rendering of the forthcoming Presidio land development / The Atlantic Disaster by Design:...

read more

HERE’S WHY WE NEED TO PO...

May 30, 2015 by

[Translate] Reuters By Tim Kovach GRIST The past week has brought widespread devastation throughout Texas, as torrential rain and...

read more

Farming for the Future

Jun 23, 2014 by

[Translate] By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Report   (Photos: Dahr Jamail; Edited: JR / TO)Want to help publish more stories like this...

read more

Flea Markets Save Houston Neig...

Mar 14, 2014 by

Out of 400,000 square feet of retail…

read more

Why Susan Scott Buried TransCa...

Oct 7, 2012 by

So far the jar of “tainted” TransCanada bills she buried in the rich earth of her 60-acre farm has yielded only heavy machinery and a troop of activists from the Tar Sands Blockade.

read more