World's first recycled plastic bike path opens in the Netherlands
September 21, 2018, 10:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
This path in Zwolle is paved with the equivalent of a half-million plastic bottle caps.
This compact wind turbine is perfect for blustery cities
September 18, 2018, 8:34 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The student-designed O-Wind Turbine wins the James Dyson Award.
How turning gray schoolyards green could help cities cool off
August 30, 2018, 9:22 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Paris wants to bid adieu to asphalt-laden landscapes of all sorts.
Bus-to-home conversions: Wheels, wanderlust and the great wide open
August 21, 2018, 9:18 a.m. by Matt Hickman
These aren't your grandparents' RVs and motorhomes.
Natural disaster-proof 'back-up' city underway in the Philippines
July 30, 2018, 8:22 a.m. by Matt Hickman
New Clark City is a far cry from pollution-choked, flood-prone Manila.
Floating park built from recycled plastic waste debuts in the Netherlands
July 17, 2018, 8:19 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A river pollution clean-up project yields spectacular results in Rotterdam.
Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic winter home in Arizona is now open for (virtual) tours
July 2, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Soak in the history and architectural splendor of Taliesin West from the comfort of your armchair.
Dutch neighborhood of 3D-printed houses will be world's first
June 11, 2018, 9:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
In Eindhoven, massive concrete printers are replacing skilled bricklayers.
Unplug, escape and leave the digital world behind with Slow Cabins
May 2, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Matt Hickman
There's a lot to like about this off-grid lodging concept from Belgium.
The moment this street dog recognizes his long-lost owner is pure joy
These California succulents are at the center of a massive smuggling ring
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
6 weird things dogs do when they poop
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
How scientists unraveled the mystery behind a 1,700-year-old striped sock