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Millions lack reliable access to running water. Should they start catching rain?

Advocates say that in even the driest towns and cities, rain farming has the potential to erase projected water deficits in the decades to come.
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California activists redouble efforts to hold the oil industry accountable on neighborhood drilling

Community groups are still rallying their troops, and the public, to resist oil companies’ push to overturn historic safeguards that were years in the making.

Opinion: Debunking stereotypes about mobile homes could make them a new face of affordable housing

Opinion: Debunking stereotypes about mobile homes could make them a new face of affordable housing

Manufactured housing – the preferred name for what were once called mobile homes – has changed dramatically in recent decades. Three planning experts call for giving it a new look.
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Neighbors' solar panels can shift climate change beliefs

Neighbors' solar panels can shift climate change beliefs

Adding more solar panels to a neighborhood can increase the number of people living there who believe that human action causes climate change.
How birdwatchers can help threatened bird populations
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How birdwatchers can help threatened bird populations

The types of birds coming through your neighborhood are probably changing, and so is the timing of their migrations. Birdwatchers noticing these differences are on the front line in figuring out how climate change and more severe weather events are putting stress on bird populations.

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In Boston's booming Seaport, the namesake is also the threat
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In Boston's booming Seaport, the namesake is also the threat

Critics wonder whether it was a bright idea to invest so much in a man-made peninsula that sits barely above sea level.

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