Styrofoam containers squeak back into NYC's waste stream
September 23, 2015, 7:01 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A fleeting ban on the ubiquitous landfill-clogger is overturned by a Manhattan judge.
Copenhagen's famed Noma restaurant to be centerpiece of new urban farm
September 15, 2015, 6:23 p.m. by Matt Hickman
You could call chef René Redzepi's latest move a table-to-farm maneuver.
In Amsterdam's sea of bicycles, a smart bike bell to hone in confused riders
September 14, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Locating one's wheels can sometimes be exasperating in the bike-dense Dutch city.
Will moving walkways replace trains on London's Circle line?
September 10, 2015, 3:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Likely not, but it's fun to imagine zipping along a train-less Tube.
'Smog vacuum cleaner' turns heads, spits out gemstones in Rotterdam
September 8, 2015, 7 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Daan Roosegaard's statement jewelry-producing air purifier will travel to Beijing next.
Angelenos abuzz over possibility of legalized backyard beekeeping
September 4, 2015, 3:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Concern over dwindling pollinator populations trumps worries of apiarian disturbances.
Will you please collect fox poop for this scientist?
August 29, 2015, 11:27 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Researchers in Wisconsin are using social media and community participation to study Madison's urban canids. And yes, that includes collecting scat for them.
Mexico City's oldest road to be blanketed with spectacular urban park
August 28, 2015, 3:07 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The neighborhood-linking Cultural Corridor Chapultepec has it all — dedicated stroller lane included.
Acrophobia and aquatics collide at London 'sky pool'
August 25, 2015, 4:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Just imagine floating high above the city in a clear-bottomed swimming pool. Or not.