Why coastal communities should be worried about new flood risk building standards
August 17, 2017, 12:04 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's like nixing seismic requirements in earthquake zones.
World's largest bicycle parking garage unveiled in the Netherlands
August 14, 2017, 12:22 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Excellent! Though some worry that 12,500 bike parking spots won't be enough.
Belfry-dwelling bats are causing an unholy mess in English churches
August 11, 2017, 9:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You know things are bad when errant guano interrupts the Eucharist.
Ritzy San Francisco street sold to the highest bidder (and what a bargain!)
August 10, 2017, 9:34 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Imagine the street that you live on, curb and all, getting a landlord.
Check out this subway-inspired map of America's rivers
August 9, 2017, 7:11 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Designer Theo Rindos applies the familiar schematic style of transit maps to major U.S. waterways.
This pedestrian suspension bridge in the Swiss Alps isn't for the faint of heart
August 8, 2017, 1:26 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Nearly a third of a mile long, it's the longest footbridge in the world.
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
No solar eclipse glasses? Here's what to do
This dog lost her best cat friend, but then kittens came to the rescue
15 not-so-dumb eclipse questions and myths
How does a solar eclipse affect animals?
Watch rare footage of a blue whale deciding which krill patch is worth a giant bite