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Gold rush, mercury legacy: Small-scale mining for gold has produced long-lasting...

Jacqueline Gerson, Duke University; Austin Wadle, Duke University, and Jasmine Parham, Duke University Gold is everywhere in modern life, from jewelry to electronics to smartphones....

What lies beneath: To manage toxic contamination in cities, study their...

James R. Elliott, Rice University and Scott Frickel, Brown University Philadelphia’s hip Northern Liberties community is an old working-class neighborhood that has become a model...

Sustainable cities need more than parks, cafes and a riverwalk

Trina Hamilton, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York and Winifred Curran, DePaul University There are many indexes that aim to rank how...

Scientist at work: Measuring public health impacts after disasters

Scientist at work: Measuring public health impacts after disasters ...

Cleaning up toxic sites shouldn’t clear out the neighbors

Lindsey Dillon, University of California, Santa Cruz San Francisco has embarked on a project to transform its industrial southeast waterfront into a bike-friendly destination called...

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How climate change is making California’s epic drought worse

Catherine Gautier, University of California, Santa Barbara This article is part of The Conversation’s series on drought. You can read the rest of the series...