Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Video: Improv Everywhere, a New York-based 'prank collective,' placed a lectern and megaphone on a busy city street with a sign that simply read, 'Say Something Nice.'
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 2:32 PM
When you buy a primo piece of vacant land from a group of nuns, it's a given that you have to do something special with it. And special is exactly what the new owners of the parcel had in mind when deciding to build Manhattan's first multifamily passive house.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 at 4:01 PM
2 owls were killed after the Port Authority ordered airport workers to shoot the birds out of concern that the creatures would fly into planes.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 at 11:19 AM
This Asian cockroach — which has never been seen in the U.S. — can survive temperatures and conditions that kill other roaches.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 6:02 PM
They're loud, they're destructive and they have absolutely no qualms about defecating or having sex on your front lawn at 6 am. Ladies and gentlemen, meet the feral turkeys of Staten Island.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 at 11:30 AM
Between the crazy-tall proposed Ferris wheel and Big Ang, Staten Island, NYC's smallest borough, has been living large as of late. Now come plans to build the city's largest solar farm on parkland that was once the largest landfill in the world.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 at 10:14 AM
A lawsuit from the Nonhuman Rights Project seeks legal personhood for a captive chimp named Tommy and others like him.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 11:39 AM
The transparent flying machine flaps its wings 20 times per second.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 1:52 PM
Video: New York muggles at Pennsylvania Station recently got a bit of shock when a boy with a caged owl and a British accent began asking for directions to Platform 9 3/4.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 1:39 PM
San Francisco, Boston and Philly also earned high scores.