Manhattan's newest green space straddles an active train yard
March 19, 2019, 7:59 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The self-described 'smartest park ever built' is now open at Hudson Yards.
Desire paths: The unsanctioned shortcuts crisscrossing public spaces
March 18, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Because sometimes pedestrians like to forge their own way.
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
March 13, 2019, 10:18 a.m. by Laura Moss
As their habitats give way to sprawling human developments, more and more animals are being forced into cities and suburbs.
Chicago lawmakers make the case for bird-friendly buildings
March 4, 2019, 4:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Windy City is one of the deadliest cities for migrating birds in the U.S.
If you want to feel happier, just spend 20 minutes in a park
February 26, 2019, 4:03 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you don't even need to exercise!
This New Jersey city is turning illegal dumps into public art hotspots
February 11, 2019, 9:11 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Camden's transit routes get a view-improving $1 million boost from Bloomberg Philanthropies' Public Art Challenge.
Why Florida is the most dangerous state (by far) for pedestrians
February 2, 2019, 10:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Hoofing it is particularly perilous in Orlando, Daytona Beach and Cape Coral.
Meet 'Steve,' the rare celestial phenomenon lighting up the skies over Canada
Why the kitchen is going the way of the sewing machine
Students perform emotional haka dance in memory of Christchurch mosque victims
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Bad news, egg-lovers: New study tips health scales against eating your favorite food
What can 28,000 rubber duckies lost at sea teach us about our oceans?