Eleanor Cummins

Eleanor Cummins is a science journalist focusing on all things urban, especially climate change resilience and transportation. Her work can also be found in Slate, Popular Science, Atlas Obscura and the podcast miniseries Tie My Tubes.

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Maps of Airbnb Reviews Reveal How Tourists Understand New Cities

Tourists pick up on all sorts of subliminal cues in just a few days.

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7 Massive Corporations Going Green to Boost Their Bottom Lines

Environmentalism doesn't appeal to everyone, but the economics of renewables do.

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Why Are People Obsessed With Pimple Popping? Blame Evolution

You can't look away because you're hardwired to watch.

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These Are the World's 14 Most Futuristic Schools

From boat schools to surveillance classrooms, this is the future of education.

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