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Autonomous Package Deliveries May Not Reduce Emissions
Robots and self-driving cars could deliver packages efficiently. But will they create new hazards?
Krystal Vasquez, Contributor
Late Stone Age Settlement Reveals Stresses of Early Urban Living
Violence and disease -- but also art and culture -- accompanied humanity's movement into increasingly populated areas.
Charles Q. Choi, Contributor
Models Map City Residents’ Aversion to Pollution
New theoretical models help urban planners understand how residents think about clean air.
Jennifer Leman, Contributor
BRIEF: Gridlike Cities Are Hotter
Researchers discover that the arrangement of cities’ streets and buildings affect how much heat they trap.
Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer
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