Roofs account for 25% of total surface area in most cities, and pavement accounts for around 35%. If 100 major cities covered that space with reflective materials, it could offset as much as 44 metric gigatons of heat-trapping gases.
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When it comes to choosing places to live, many of us don't seem to listen to our inner monologue.
When people ask me what I do for a living, my short answer is, "I'm working to save the world, starting in the South Bronx."
Yes, the South Bronx is...
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