Wildfires aren't always wild. Many of the most expensive and damaging fires happen in suburban areas, and nearly all blazes in these zones are started by humans.
Sept. 18, 2020 • ~5 min
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"New Deal housing policies encouraged racial segregation and their substantial impact on American cities and towns can still be seen today."
Aug. 25, 2020 • ~5 min
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Zip code remains the biggest predictor of how people define their community, but research suggests these two other subjective factors also matter.
Nov. 2, 2018 • ~5 min
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