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Apr 21, 2016 03:00 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Human skin is the largest identifiable source of the bacterial samples, making up 25 to 30 percent of the microbiomes. Continue reading →
Mar 31, 2016 04:41 AM ET
Would your office building stand a chance of surviving a serious earthquake? Depending on where you live, new construction might need to defend against a violently shaking Earth.
Mar 10, 2016 07:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Raindrops could help us to avoid squandering a precious resource.
Mar 8, 2016 05:23 AM ET
After the 2008 global financial crisis, some cities bounced back faster than others. We take a look at the fastest developing among them.
Jan 5, 2016 12:27 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Mushrooms could be used to produce the manufacturing material of the future Continue reading →
Dec 17, 2015 05:17 AM ET
As environmental concerns grow, cities around the world fight to keep their air clean. Which cities are the world's greenest?
Sep 2, 2015 09:31 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Gun violence works as a social contagion, say experts explaining a rise in violent crime across many U.S. cities.
Sep 1, 2015 04:25 AM ET
About 64 million people call the U.K. home. Still battling economic difficulties in recent years, how are citizens faring, and will things get better anytime soon?
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