Thanks to new technology and an innovative business model, bicycles are returning to Shanghai after losing out to cars and scooters over the last 15 years.
Although the Trump administration continues to go the wrong way on climate change, American states, cities and civil society will take up the slack despite the back and forth that will go on in the regulatory and political battle.
An understanding of how the conflict in the Northern Ireland became tragically violent is critical in these times of political tension around the world.
When a British General had his troops open fire on unarmed people in Amritsar in 1919 it radicalized the independence movement in what is now called India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Companies and foreign workers look for peace, prosperity and opportunity and will avoid or even leave places such as Russia and Turkey if they feel insecure.
For many residents of the Caribbean and Florida the worst part of Hurricane Irma started after the storm passed and since these storms will become more frequent it is critical to make sure that coastal regions are resilient enough to survive them.