Mothers around the world are sending baby carriers to Syrian refugees, revealing a compassionate face behind the ongoing immigration debate.
Technological advances have added expensive bells and whistles. Getting back to basics allows low-income populations to play a major part in their own progress.
Orion Kriegman wants Boston to burst with food-producing parcels tended by the community.
The Marshall Islands is cutting diesel use dramatically with small-scale wind power, solar power, and energy efficiency moves.
The principal of Jones Elementary School in Springdale, Ark., begins by addressing the needs of the 'whole child.'
A man dressed as Chewbacca from the Star Wars series speaks on his cell phone as he arrives for New York Comic Con in Manhattan, Thursday. The event draws thousands of costumed fans, panels of pop culture luminaries and features a sprawling floor of vendors in a space equivalent to more than three football fields at the Jacob...
A small Rescue Base Station will allow people to call, send messages, and even browse the Internet for help when regular phone service is disrupted by a natural disaster.
The flat-packed building kit from Aleutia, a British tech company, includes computers preloaded with educational resources.
Farmers are switching to hardy orange sweet potato to cope with drought and improve food security.
In the 15 years since its founding, the Barron Prize has awarded more than $540,000 to some 364 young leaders who have collectively raised more than $15 million for their causes.
Set between a Shell station and a Catholic school, this small, corner-store-sized farm has big ambitions: to provide food to the homeless, purpose to the aimless, and satisfaction to everyone willing to get their hands dirty.
The 6-by-10-foot dwellings provide people who have been living on the streets a safe place to sleep and put together a plan.
An astrophysicist at NASA uses his engineering skills to help children in his neighborhood with free bike repairs.
Men make up the majority of a nonprofit human rights group working to protect girls and women.
The series provides meatier content than the average TV reality show, but it resonates with viewers. The goal is to promote better agricultural practices and give a greater voice to women farmers.