Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 1:32 PM
Plastic pollution similar to ocean 'garbage patches' has been found in the Great Lakes, especially microscopic beads used in many personal care products.
Sun, Jul 28, 2013 at 1:48 PM
(Not to be confused with the yummy Chinese take-out kind.)
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 11:25 AM
Most event for SpaceFest are free with admission to Manhattan's Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Check out this time-lapse video of New York City's first prefab residential building, a 7-story rental complex dubbed, appropriately, The Stack, coming to life over a 4-week span in the Inwood section of Manhattan.
Mon, Jul 22, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Read about all about the green happenin's at this resort hotel hugging Lake Placid's Mirror Lake.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 at 11:57 AM
The NYC mayor is encouraging residents to take the stairs and proposing legislation that would make more stairways more visible in new and renovated buildings. Will taking the stairs really make a difference?
Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 2:38 PM
Bertrand Picccard, best known for his round-the-world flight in a balloon, is now flying something new — a carbon-fiber airplane bristling with photovoltaic cells. It's got the wingspan of a 747 and the weight of a VW Bug.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 1:26 PM
Some big diesel rigs have done 3 million miles, but this little red sports car is no commercial vehicle — it's a retired Long Island science teacher's pet project.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Looking to beat the heat this summer? Check out Minus 5 — a new, trendy bar in NYC made entirely of ice.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 at 12:09 PM
This month scientists will release harmless gases in the New York City subway to determine where actual noxious gases could infiltrate the underground transit system.