Cities

Little Vehicles, Big Decisions Boston Globe | October 5, 2018
Can Detroit's Suburbs Survive a Downtown Revival? | CityLab | April 25, 2018
Big Data Suggests Big Potential for Urban Farming | CityLab | February 15, 2018
A Mid-Century Shopping Icon Makes Way For the Future | CityLab | December 22, 2017
How Much Parking Does a Downtown Really Need? | The Ann | November 6, 2017
Cities Take Both Sides in the 'War on Sitting' | CityLab | October 20, 2017
Detroit Imagines a Citizen-Led Smart City | CityLab | May 31, 2017
In Flint, Providing Safe Water is a Full Time Job | CityLab | January 25, 2017
Prototyping the Age-Ready City | CityLab | September 15, 2015
A Providence Library Becomes a Sort of Secular Church | CityLab | December 18, 2014
One Woman's Quest to Design Parking Lots People Don't Hate | CityLab | August 5, 2014
Does New Mass Transit Always Have to Mean Rapidly Rising Rents? | CityLab | May 13, 2014
The Future of Urban Freeways Is Playing Out Right Now in Syracuse | CityLab | February 18, 2014
Tapped Out | Boston Magazine | June 2013

History & Policy

When politics was a blood sport Boston Globe | September 8, 2018
Why is history always about humans? Boston Globe | July 15, 2018
Why everyone should know how much you earn | Boston Globe | June 4, 2017
Is it ethical to keep pets? | Boston Globe | May 15, 2016
The man who fathered a piglet and other lessons from Colonial justiceBoston Globe | October 18, 2015
How the Pledge of Allegiance Went From PR Gimmick to Patriotic Vow | Smithsonian | September 2015
Who's poor? Depends how you measure it | Boston Globe | March 1, 2015
The poor neglected smart kid | Boston Globe | March 16, 2014
The slaves who sued for freedom | Boston Globe | November 3, 2013
For the People, by the People | Slate | May 22, 2013

Environment, Health & Science

Why We Should Rethink How We Talk About “Alien” SpeciesSmithsonian | January 9, 2018
A Wild Idea | Nature Conservancy | June/July 2016
All this and more, made possible by vast landfills | Boston Globe | March 27, 2016
Buying the Farm | Boston Magazine | August 2015
Ray of Hope | Suffolk Alumni Magazine | Winter 2014
Bad Vibes | Boston Magazine | February 2014
Great White Sharks Are Back | Slate | July 2, 2013

Arts & Culture

How Kyle Meyer’s Photo-Tapestries Give Voice to a Silenced CommunitySmithsonian | November 2018
The Backlash Against Piped Music | CityLab | December 19, 2017
Cuba Brought New Life to Hollywood Movies With These Vivid PostersSmithsonian | July 2017
These Photos Offer a Glimpse Into the Racial Politics of the 1950s SouthSmithsonian | April 19, 2017
The Surprising Ingenuity Behind 'Goodnight Moon' | Smithsonian | January 26, 2017
Eleven Artists Capture What It's Like to Live a Megacity Smithsonian | April 4, 2016
Giant 'Beach Animals' Are About to Invade America's Shores | Smithsonian | September 10, 2015
Did 'Spellbound' Show Us the Power or the Myth of the American Dream? Smithsonian | May 28, 2015