How sheep finally got the Faroe Islands on Google Street View
November 8, 2017, 10:23 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Who needs Google contractors when you have camera-toting sheep?
Do you know the places where the streets have your name?
July 27, 2017, 12:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Find your identifying intersections on nifty new street-mapping website.
Artificial intelligence gives Google Street View a professional touch
July 20, 2017, 8:25 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Machine learning can select and edit basic digital images into richly colored, beautifully composed landscape photos.
Thinking about going solar? Google adds peer pressure into the mix
June 19, 2017, 6:59 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Keeping up with Joneses is now easier thanks to Project Sunroof.
Google's London HQ boasts a rooftop garden for the ages
June 2, 2017, 1:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
This greenery-topped 'groundscraper' will be longer than London's tallest building is tall.
280 miles of hidden British bike paths rediscovered on Google Street View
May 12, 2017, 10:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The push to revive a network of defunct 1930s-era cycleways begins.
Spunky 7-year-old writes to Google CEO about a job (and he writes back)
February 17, 2017, 6:47 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Google's Sundar Pichai tells the little girl to 'work hard and follow her dreams.'
Google and Indian government partner for toilet-finder tool
November 21, 2016, 10:57 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Lacking toilets at home, many Indians rely on public restrooms.
Orange peels and avocado skins are 16-year-old's brilliant, drought-fighting solution
October 3, 2016, 5:43 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Kiara Nirghin created a biodegradable, inexpensive way to help soil retain water using food waste.
Philadelphia's parks are getting the Google Street View treatment
May 17, 2016, 7:11 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It will take two men six months to digitally document the largest urban park system in America.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
What are dog whiskers for?
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
10 surprising facts about Neanderthals
Firefighters save grove of trees in Australia that predate the dinosaurs
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words