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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?
Sep 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Images from orbit capture the wide range of urban development on the planet.
Aug 18, 2015 05:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The sun triggers the release of smog-forming nitrogen oxide compounds from urban grime. Continue reading →
Aug 12, 2015 06:07 PM ET // AFP
A massive explosion at a warehouse in the northern Chinese port city of Tianjin killed seven people and sent a fireball ripping through the sky. Continue reading →
Aug 3, 2015 08:40 AM ET // AFP
Food on the go was an integral part of daily life in the empire, generally enjoyed with wine, gambling or even prostitutes. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2015 10:23 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Solar powered waste management stations will soon offer high-throughput wireless signals on street level. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Eric Niiler
In the future, neighborhoods could be recycling their own water, just like they recycle newspapers, bottles and cans.
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