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The coronavirus pandemic has caused many in the US to want to swap city living for a rural life, according to a new survey. Remote working could make the dream a reality.
The dip brings the US within striking distance of its commitment at the Paris climate summit to bring emissions 26-28% below 2005 levels by 2025.
There is no one-size-fits-all approach to tackling climate change; luckily, policy-makers have a whole toolbox at their disposal. Here's what works, and why.
China will overtake the United States to become the world’s biggest economy in 2028, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
The multi-use Great American Rail-Trail will run along disused railway tracks across the northern US and serve 50 million people within 80km of the route.
The number of women in America’s jails is on the rise. Many inmates arrive pregnant, suffering from mental health disorders and drug addictions. Rising deaths show they're not getting the...
The Forest Landscape Integrity Index, an open-source tool created by 47 global conservation and forests experts, is a measure of human impact on forests - and has some concerning news.
9.8 million fewer Americans were in work at the end of November compared to February. The leisure and hospitality industry has been hardest hit.
149 million new tech jobs could be created over the next five years. Prisons in some countries are training inmates to find work in the tech sector.
Homework Helpers was set up by US congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to address inequalities and support parents struggling to teach their children at home.
From prioritizing work and household chores, to catching up with friends and volunteering, this chart shows how people across the globe spend time.
Who we spend time with evolves across our lifetimes. In adolescence we spend the most time with our family and friends, but as we age, we spend more time alone.
Due to record high temperatures in the Atlantic hurricane basin, combined with a La Niña pattern of cool surface waters in the equatorial Pacific, this hurricane season has broken many re...
Hawaii is offering free flights to Oahu for a select group of US remote workers willing to relocate temporarily, to bolster the local economy during COVID-19.
Satisfaction with democracy is falling fastest in 18 to 34-year-olds around the world, driven by inequality between the generations, according to a new report from Cambridge University’s ...