Here's why it's unlikely we'll go back to living like we were.
On any given day east Portland is 18 F hotter than the city's west side. Coronavirus orders will make it even harder to escape.
COVID-19 has been good for the environment, but very bad for people.
The fear of food shortages is driving many to follow what urban farmers have been doing for years: growing their own groceries.
While only time will tell if these changes will last, here’s some positive news during this dark time.
As oil prices rapidly drop, recycling centers remain shut and plastic personal protective equipment becomes biohazard waste, the pandemic could worsen the already serious plastic pollution problem.
Figures from across the world show that we need to reconsider what we see as "essential."
"Being zero-waste… helps one become more conscious of everyday habits and the environment, which is a plus in these times."
While we’re relying on prepackaged food and gadgets more than ever, limiting waste and conserving energy is still possible while stuck indoors.
Everybody loves parks, but coronavirus has shown us they’re more than just neighborhood amenities. They’re necessities.