Managed alcohol programs, which provide homeless alcoholics with housing and small amounts of booze, may seem counterintuitive, but they fit squarely within a philosophy of addiction treatment known as harm reduction—and they're working.
Some advice from Californians who have lived through and studied the state's wildfires.
Better science coordination will help mountain communities prepare for global warming.
It turns out Californians have long relied on innovative techniques to get their water.
A new report finds that expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit by 10 percent would lead to increases in after-tax income for middle-class Americans.
They don't exist. Voter suppression, on the other hand, is very real.
A lesson for public officials courting Amazon.
Some researchers are pushing to better guide students through the bewildering array of courses on offer at most community colleges.
How critical disaster studies can teach us what went wrong in Puerto Rico.
New anti-poverty programs, focused on helping children and parents both, are succeeding where others have failed.
The stock photo agency is scrapping Photoshopped images that make models look thinner. Here's how that can help body image.