Why more cities need to add up the economic value of trees
Cutting-edge urban foresters argue not only for the intrinsic value of trees but also for the many economic and health benefits.
The Butterfly Effect That Powers a Masters Swimmer
Tackling the toughest stroke for 9 miles a week lays a fitness foundation for a swimming lifer still kicking it in competitive races at 75.
China says Panchen Lama is 'living a normal life' 20 years after disappearance in Tibet
A young Tibetan who vanished two decades ago after he was chosen by the Dalai Lama as the second-highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism is "living a normal life" and does not want to be disturbed, a senior Chinese official said today....
Here's Why You Should Definitely Be Shopping At A Thrift Store
People who love thrift stores really love thrift stores. And they were gaining in popularity well before
China Bike-Sharing Giant Ofo to Shut Most U.S. Operations
Less than a year after China’s Ofo Inc. entered the U.S. with big ambitions, the world’s largest bike-share company plans to shut down most of its U.S. operations, people familiar with the matter said.
Chicago's 10 Oldest Hot Dog Stands Have Stayed Within Families For Decades
No-frills food, efficient service and charm define these neighborhood fixtures.
State Sen. Daylin Leach Tangles With Trump Through Twitter
Pennsylvania state Sen. Daylin Leach took to Twitter to post an expletive-laced tweet against President Trump, according to the Associated Press. Leach, who is Jewish, was defending an unnamed Texas lawmaker after Trump made a remark about “destroying” the lawmaker’s career, the AP reported. Trump had told a Texas sheriff at a Feb. 7 White …
Kenyan Coffee Farmer Shows Sustainability and Prosperity Go Hand-In-Hand
When Florence Njiraini’s new husband gifted her 1,500 coffee plants on the slopes of Mt.
How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm
Turning your garden into a four-season farm is easier than you think.
Have you seen anyone with a semicolon tattoo? Here's what it's about.