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Urban Living
Google’s Tree Canopy Lab Is Helping LA Cool Down
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Urban Living
Google’s Tree Canopy Lab Is Helping LA Cool Down
Google’s new Tree Canopy Lab uses AI and aerial photography to combat the urban heat island effect by showing a city exactly where it could use more trees.
November 28, 2020

Google’s new Tree Canopy Lab uses AI and aerial photography to combat the urban heat island effect by showing a city exactly where it could use more trees.

Healthcare
Green Space at Daycare Gives City Kids an Immune Boost
green space
Healthcare
Green Space at Daycare Gives City Kids an Immune Boost
Adding a green space to an urban daycare’s playground can boost a child immune system after just 28 days.
October 31, 2020

Adding a green space to an urban daycare’s playground can boost a child immune system after just 28 days.

Smart Devices
Smart Home Devices Can Now Track Your Health
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Smart Devices
Smart Home Devices Can Now Track Your Health
Smart home technology can provide insight into residents' health by monitoring temperature, vision, and body chemistry.
September 17, 2020

Smart home technology can provide insight into residents' health by monitoring temperature, vision, and body chemistry.

Art
‘Seeing’ the World Through Smell
‘Seeing’ the World Through Smell
Art
‘Seeing’ the World Through Smell
Kate McLean wants you to navigate your world by its smells, and is creating unique maps of cities by their scents.
March 14, 2020

Kate McLean wants you to navigate your world by its smells, and is creating unique maps of cities by their scents.

Catalysts
This Urban Farm in Dallas Grows Financial and Social Opportunities for Residents
This Urban Farm in Dallas Grows Financial and Social Opportunities for Residents
Catalysts
This Urban Farm in Dallas Grows Financial and Social Opportunities for Residents
A once impoverished and isolated neighborhood in South Dallas is now flourishing thanks to Bonton Farms.
February 6, 2020

A once impoverished and isolated neighborhood in South Dallas is now flourishing thanks to Bonton Farms.

Frontier Exploration
What Lies Beneath: An Interview With Underground Author Will Hunt
Will Hunt Finds Humanity Underground
Frontier Exploration
What Lies Beneath: An Interview With Underground Author Will Hunt
In Will Hunt’s book Underground, the journalist and "urban explorer" details his expeditions through caves, mines, tunnels, catacombs, and sewer systems around the world and the depths of the information he's found.
November 13, 2019

In Will Hunt’s book Underground, the journalist and "urban explorer" details his expeditions through caves, mines, tunnels, catacombs, and sewer systems around the world and the depths of the information he's found.