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Does City Living Make Us Happy?

Cover for Charles Montgomery's "Happy City".Urbanists have often touted the notion that city living makes us happier and healthier, but is there any real science to back this up? After all, historically ci...
SoCo Street Shot Austin, Tx. Credit: Payton Chung on Flickr

The Hipsterability Index

If you have thought recently 'I wonder how hipster my city is,' hoping that you are catering to this segment of the population, think no longer.  With no better judge of hipsterability than Austin, Texas, we ar...