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Los Angelenos are at long last seeing the error of their ways and taking a very different view of their city -- and themselves.
The City of Angels has gone by a few other names over the years: the city of water theft, the city of gridlock, the city of sprawl. Now, as climate change has introduced a Hollywood-style ticking clock to the story, the plot has thickened. It will take some creative thinking to save Los Angeles. Fortunately, creativity's not in short supply here.


Grand Slam In Seattle
The Seattle Mariners lead the major leagues in the campaign to green professional sports. Go inside their stadium to see how.
Come Back
A rich human community of fishers, farmers, and foodies relies on California's salmon runs. After years of decline, both the fish and the people may be staging a comeback.
Sacred Fire
In the city of Varanasi, on the banks of the Ganges, ancient Hindu traditions collide with the need to preserve India’s disappearing forests and clean up its holiest river.
Looking to Let Off a Little Steam
The hydrogen revolution has been just around the corner for more than 100 years. Is it finally here?
Q&A: A Novel Approach A Small Cottage Industry
Nature's Playlist
Naturespace makes all previous audio technologies seem as obsolete as the buggy whip. On with the headphones!
At the Water's Edge
The problem with rising sea levels is where we've chosen to live. If you're wealthy, you'll probably cope. If you're not, good luck.
Imperial Dreams: Tracking the Imperial Woodpecker Through the Wild Sierra Madre Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures
Taking It to the Tweets
Today's protest movements don't need a soundtrack by Dylan. The times they have a-changed.
Choose your future dream home: the mountains of Colorado or a run-down town in upstate New York.
Despite government budget cuts, Canada's Banff National Park is still a magical place in springtime.