6 friends paddling 5,200 miles on Gulf-to-Arctic adventure
March 6, 2015, 11:48 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Never-before-attempted route has group canoeing from the Mississippi Delta, up 11 rivers, several lakes, and ending at the Bathurst Inlet in the Arctic.
Why we shouldn't shrug off the latest pipeline spill(s)
January 26, 2015, 10:30 a.m. by Russell McLendon
U.S. pipelines have already sprung two major leaks in 2015, including the Yellowstone River's second oil spill in four years.
16 aerial riverscapes that will make you want to fly
January 8, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
One of the best parts about flying is peering out the porthole-like windows and taking in the expanse of land or water beneath you.
Manhattan's newest razzle-dazzle park concept is a $170M offshore oasis
November 18, 2014, 4:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Just call it the park that Match.com and the wrap dress built: Barry Diller and Diane von Furstenberg unveil plans for an island-like park and performing arts venue on the Hudson River.
Winning design for D.C.'s river-spanning, neighborhood-connecting park announced
October 16, 2014, 7:51 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Eat your heart out High Line: Washington, D.C. is getting its own elevated park and it's a roomier, less polite and ultimately more community-minded affair.
Houseboats combine the best of tiny (on land or water)
September 12, 2014, 3:30 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Step on board and check out what life is like in these confined — but not confining — houseboats.
A 'fish cannon' may sound ridiculous, but it could be the key to saving salmon
September 2, 2014, 9:16 a.m. by Laura Moss
Dams that block salmon during their annual upstream migration have contributed to the species' decline, but an innovative Washington company may have found a creative solution.
Floating pool concept invites Londoners to take a dip in the Thames
August 14, 2014, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Wildlife has slowly but surely returned to the formerly foul tideway. Is swimming in the Thames next?
'Shaped By Time' offers a time-lapse tribute to time
August 8, 2014, 10 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A stirring video explores smooth, slowly eroded landscapes as 'artwork of monumental proportions.'
10 rivers may deliver bulk of ocean plastic
The dog poem that made Johnny Carson cry
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
A cat named T2 wandered off during a hurricane in 2004. He just came back.
These photos may change the way you look at chickens
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