How one man's mission to save an island created an inspiring retreat for artists
March 20, 2019, 1:22 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Rabbit Island residency programs encourage artists to incorporate conservation, ecology and sustainability into their work.
How one man's simple hobby evolved into a topiary wonderland
July 20, 2018, 9:29 a.m. by Tom Oder
He has no horticultural training, but this man's talent shines through his 300 topiaries.
How early humans created the paintings found in France's Chauvet cave
June 17, 2018, 1:43 p.m. by Starre Vartan
The Chauvet cave paintings are a study in humanity's connection to animals, the earth and each other.
See animals and the environment through a surrealist's eyes
December 19, 2016, 11:02 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Amy Guidry uses dreamlike images to make a statement about the relationship between humans and the world.
Seattle's hidden street art is only revealed after a good soaking rain
May 20, 2016, 3:22 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Rainworks latest rain-activated installation makes waiting for the bus a touch less tedious.
5 artist residency programs for people who love nature and science
April 11, 2016, 2 p.m. by Starre Vartan
These programs are designed for writers, visual artists and even musicians to take time off for inspiration.
Kulning: The haunting, beautiful Swedish herding call that's also a song
February 22, 2016, 12:39 p.m. by Starre Vartan
It sounds totally familiar, yet completely new.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Costa Rica has doubled its forest cover in the last 30 years
The story behind kudzu, the vine that's still eating the South
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world