The camper's fest: Wakarusa boasts the best of the outdoors
June 11, 2015, 9 a.m. by Anna Norris
Hike along strenuous trails, jump into the river and set up your hammock in the woods at this outdoorsy music festival.
New Tappan Zee Bridge will be illuminated by smart LED systems
May 7, 2015, 2:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In addition to being safe, simple and more efficient, LEDs will transform the replacement bridge into a 'massive canvas.'
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.
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
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Volunteers save dying horses on Navajo land
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