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21st Century Commuting

The ‘Megaregions’ aren’t coming, they’re already here.  Whether or not most people understand the concept in their daily routines, the Megaregions of the United States (areas defined not by state or even city borders, but rather by more intrinsic socio-economic similarities and shared concepts of place), are becoming a much clearer representation of how all…

No denials, anymore

Climate change is real, and while it’s long-term effects on our planet may not yet be fully understood, science is providing unprecedented insight into the short-term movements of perhaps the biggest factor contributing to our world’s climate issues: Carbon dioxide. Using a combination of satellite data and high-powered computer simulations utilizing predictive atmospheric models, scientists…