Robo-swans add a touch of elegance to water quality testing
July 23, 2015, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Singapore's pollution-monitoring avians trade in webbed feet for propellers.
Humanitarian architect to reuse Nepal's earthquake rubble
July 22, 2015, 6 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Leave it to Shigeru Ban to breathe ingenious new life into the painfully abundant remains of a major catastrophe.
Newfound family offers hope for Earth's rarest ape
July 16, 2015, 4:45 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists thought there were only 25 Hainan gibbons left, but a newly discovered family of three raises the species' population by 12 percent.
Nude tourists accused of causing deadly Malaysian quake
June 9, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A word of advice to future climbers of Mount Kinabalu: Please keep your pants on.
Seoul Skygarden: Aging overpass to be transformed into floating arboretum
May 14, 2015, 6:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Old infrastructure gets the plant-heavy adaptive reuse treatment in South Korea's capital city.
Thanks to technology, Hong Kong litterbugs are subject to very public outing
May 8, 2015, 3:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
DNA phenotyping puts a face on anonymous litterers in environmental awareness campaign.
Nepal's UNESCO-recognized architectural treasures shaken, destroyed by earthquake
April 29, 2015, 5:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A look at the Kathmandu Valley's World Heritage Site-listed monuments in better days.
Elephant mother and calf reunite after 3 years apart
April 10, 2015, 12:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video captures the heartfelt reunion between a mother elephant and her daughter at Thailand's Elephant Nature Park.
Hole in none: Chinese government closes 66 golf courses
April 8, 2015, 4 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Will China's water-hogging golf developments be converted into much-needed farmland?
Critically endangered leopard doubles its population
February 24, 2015, 9:51 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The Amur leopard has roughly doubled its population since 2007, a new census finds, but there are still only about 60 left.
'Cinderella' tiger orphan returns to wild, meets prince
January 28, 2015, 9:36 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A rescued Amur tiger named 'Zolushka,' Russian for Cinderella, is helping raise hopes that her kind can bounce back.