World's longest glass-bottom bridge shuttered under weight of own popularity
September 6, 2016, 9:28 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The scenic, dread-driven tourism magnet in China closes after just 2 weeks.
Mysterious garbage tsunami repels Hong Kong beachgoers
July 7, 2016, 3:51 p.m. by Matt Hickman
While the exact source of the ghastly 'plastic tide' is unknown, officials believe it originated in mainland China.
Tabletop planter from Japan doubles as emergency earthquake helmet
May 12, 2016, 3:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It helps to be near your houseplants when disaster strikes.
Drones converge on Mount Fuji for a mesmerizing dance party
May 5, 2016, 3 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Behold, an aerial ballet performed by LED-equipped flying robots.
Could the first Sumatran rhino seen in 40 years help save the species?
March 26, 2016, 4:10 p.m. by Michael Graham Richard
Fewer than 100 Sumatran rhinos are thought to live in the wild.
How do you rescue a tangled porcupinefish? Very carefully.
March 25, 2016, 3:14 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Dodging sharp spines, a clever snorkeler uses a broken bottle to save a porcupinefish from a fishing net.
This serpentine skyscraper molts by changing colors
March 14, 2016, 2:16 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Asian Cobra Tower is speculative design with a bite.
Chinese PSA imagines bleak future with oppressive smog, flowing nostril locks
March 10, 2016, 2:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The moral of the story? 'Change air pollution before it changes you.'