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The Next Player in the ‘Smart City’ Game: WeWork – CityLab

The co-working startup is hatching plans to deploy data to reimagine urban problems. In the past, it has profiled neighborhoods based on class indicators. Source:...

Oceans Are Warming Faster Than We Thought, New Study Says

Sea levels could rise 30cm by the year 2100, according to newly published data Source: Oceans Are Warming Faster Than We Thought, New Study Says

California set a goal of 100% clean energy, and now other states may follow its lead

California passed a 100% clean energy law in 2018. Already, newly elected governors across the country are looking to follow the Golden State’s lead. Source:...

Scripps scientists study tide pools, sea cliffs, with ocean protection grants

Four researchers at Scripps Oceanography earned state grants to study how climate change is shifting conditions on the Pacific Coast, from crumbling cliffs to...

Portland Now Generates Electricity From Turbines Installed In City Water Pipes

Water flowing through the city’s pipes will generate electricity like a dam with none of the environmental consequences. Source: Portland Now Generates Electricity From Turbines...

Meet the Jane Jacobs of the Smart Cities Age

All eyes are on Sidewalk Labs’ futuristic plans for a data-driven neighborhood in Toronto. But no one’s watching more closely than Bianca Wylie. Source: Meet...

Paper outlines how L.A. County can adapt its water supply for climate change | Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA

Source: Paper outlines how L.A. County can adapt its water supply for climate change | Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA

The “Blue Economy”: A Sustainable Future for the Ocean

A conversation with Fabian Huwyler, Head of Green Solutions, Impact Advisory and Finance (IAF), about the investing opportunities the ocean creates and why we...

Why Is Michael Burry Investing In Water? | Investor Mint

Michael Burry is investing in water and farmland, betting that limited supply and increasing demand will drive up prices over the long term. Source: Why...

Sean Parker built Napster and helped lead Facebook. Now he’ll guide you to the beach

When Sean Parker crossed California’s beach access police over his wedding in Big Sur, the tech billionaire agreed to create a coastal access app...

San Francisco District – US Army Corps of Engineers

The Bay Model Visitor Center in Sausalito is a fully accessible education center administered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers which hosts a working...

Westworld, Ho! Inside Evermore, where the future of theme parks is not about rides but play

The future of themed entertainment is active. Evermore, like Meow Wolf and Two Bit Circus, emphasizes play, letting the guest write the narrative. It’s...