'One Big Home' profiles America's obsession with supersized dwellings
March 7, 2017, 7:16 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Carpenter Thomas Bena goes behind the scenes to explore the growing trend of 'trophy homes' and 'starter castles.'
Americans are quietly preserving 56 million acres of private land
December 20, 2016, 8:15 a.m. by Russell McLendon
U.S. landowners voluntarily protect more land (and water) than all national parks in the lower 48 states, a new census shows.
Standing Rock protesters celebrate as pipeline is halted
December 5, 2016, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Activists relish the victory, but many of them still aren't leaving.
The faces at Standing Rock represent many generations
November 23, 2016, 8:10 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Why people are protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Edward Burtynsky peels back the curtain on the perils of modern existence
September 16, 2015, 8:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Canadian photographer's riveting imagery explores the multitude of ways that industry is transforming our planet's natural landscapes.
Snail hunts faster fish by drugging them with insulin
January 21, 2015, 4:22 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The venom of some cone snails contains insulin, a new study finds, helping the sluggish mollusks snag speedier prey.
Soothing massage is too much for tiny bird
Are boomers going to age in place or be stuck in place?
Tiny Oregon 'ghost town' may be reborn as a permaculture school
3 reasons why you shouldn't feed bread to ducks
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
12 plants that repel unwanted insects