Urban pollinators fly high along Oslo's flower-lined bee highway
July 1, 2015, 8:25 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The apiarian artery is the buzziest infrastructure project in Scandinavia.
Boston unrolls sunscreen dispenser pilot program in public parks
June 30, 2015, 1:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Get slathering, Beantown.
Spellbanned: Etsy policy change invokes ire of witches
June 25, 2015, 4:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
'Metaphysical services' are disappearing from the online marketplace faster than you can say 'abracadabra.'
Oregon's long-neglected Willamette Falls to get spectacular makeover
June 24, 2015, 2:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Can a waterfall be revitalized? Sure can. Just ask Oregon City, home to soon-to-be revitalized Willamette Falls.
Pink flamingo creator Don Featherstone ascends to lawn ornament heaven
June 23, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The artist and Ig Nobel Art Prize recipient dies at 79. His legacy, to the chagrin of some, will live on.
16 sensational observation towers that aren't in Paris
June 23, 2015, 11:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
We've rounded up 16 of the world's most unique and impossibly high towers with open-to-the-public observation decks.
Barcelona's 'Penthouse Flats' limit urban sprawl by building up, not out
June 22, 2015, 1:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In a marriage of modular building and adaptive reuse, one Spanish developer has taken to the rooftops.
Bridge to be 3-D printed across Amsterdam canal (by a robot, naturally)
June 18, 2015, 1:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Bridge construction in the Dutch city bids vaarwel to human hands, says hallo to autonomous robot arms.
Honolulu's old buses to be reborn as shower-equipped mobile homeless shelters
June 17, 2015, 3:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Big-hearted creativity and life-bettering social services collide for adaptive reuse scheme on Oahu.
Obstinate attitudes prevail in California's most water-guzzling ZIP codes
June 16, 2015, 1:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In exclusive and exceptionally irrigated Rancho Santa Fe, residents now face water rationing (and they don't like it.)
New York City's oldest bridge reopens as community-connecting pedestrian link
June 16, 2015, 9:05 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Move over High Line, there's another comeback kid in town.