Geography

New Study Maps Out the Global Pattern of Soil-based Carbon Storage

More carbon is stored in the Earth’s soil than can be found in vegetation and the atmosphere put together.  How much carbon is...

Australia’s Long Suffering Commuters | Newgeography.com

Daily commute times are ballooning in Australia's largest capital cities (metropolitan areas, called Greater Capital City Statistical Areas). This is a...

Caltrans Plans to Build the World’s Largest Wildlife Crossing in California

With a proposed design spanning 200 feet (61 meters) across the 101 freeway, Caltrans is moving along with plans to build the world’s...

A Blast from the Past in Charlotte and Columbus

I saw a couple of recent reposts containing very interesting material from several decades ago in Charlotte and Columbus. The first is...

Review | On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey

It seems almost superfluous to commend a travel book by Paul Theroux.  He’s a past-master of the genre.  Over the decades, since The...

Green Technology’s Dark Side | Newgeography.com

The hype these days...

Can the Working Class Trust the Democrats?

Two years ago, we compared the opioid epidemic to the mortgage crisis that nearly cratered the global economy, noting how both...

A Comparison of the World’s 1,000 Largest Urban Areas

A tourist or even a demographer may sit at a café near the Louvre and imagine that the architecture and development...

Ending The War On Communities: 14 Suggestions To Protect Neighborhoods While Providing Meaningful Housing...

The debate on solving California’s housing affordability crisis has reached a fever pitch, and the level of noise is drowning out...

Will The Democrats End Up Saving The California Republican Party?

Left to its own devices, California’s Republican Party would be ready to be embalmed for display at the Museum of Natural...