Can Drastic New Anti-Pollution Rules Help Clean Up Beijing’s Air?

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There could be a “silver lining” to the smog.

MAP: Global Flood Damage Could Exceed $1 Trillion Annually by 2050

Pedaling through sodden streets after Typhoon Nanmadol pounded eastern China in 2011. ChinaFotoPress/ZUMAPress

Find out which cities are most at risk.

Meet the Town That’s Being Swallowed by a Sinkhole

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What could possibly go wrong when miners, frackers, and drillers reshape the geology beneath our feet? Talk to the evacuees of Bayou Corne, Louisiana.

Richard M. Daley Wants to Make Your City More Sustainable

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A Q&A with the former long-time Chicago mayor.

Climate Study Predicts a Watery Future for New York, Boston and Miami

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Study shows that 1,700 places in the United States are at greater risk of rising sea levels than previously thought.

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