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.
Collapsible skyscraper would offer disaster zones a vertical boost
April 24, 2018, 10:52 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Skyshelter.zip, winner of the 2018 eVolo Skyscraper Competition, is predictably implausible.
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
The government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a wild horse
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
10 foods that are natural laxatives
13 hormone-disrupting chemicals (and how to avoid them)
13 superfoods you should be eating