Would you want to live in an Alexa-powered smart home?
October 17, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
By investing in a prefab homebuilder, it's clear Amazon is itching to play an even larger role in your domestic life.
These 8 sinking cities are most at risk of being swallowed by rising seas
October 11, 2018, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
London, Houston and Bangkok are among the vulnerable cities identified in a new report.
We have 12 years to turn things around, warns global warming report
October 8, 2018, 5:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
When it comes to rising global temperatures, even a half degree has meaning.
Europe's love of robotic lawnmowers is putting hedgehogs in peril
October 4, 2018, 8:18 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Sensor-driven robo-mowers present a new threat to the prickly omnivores.
Why Brits are tossing empty potato chip bags in the mail, not the trash
October 1, 2018, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Anti-plastic campaign begets royal headache for U.K. postal service.
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.
Don't bother trying to rent at this Danish apartment complex unless you own a dog
September 20, 2018, 9:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It's preferred that potential tenants are in possession of a four-legged roommate.
Atlanta, Seattle named first winners in American Cities Climate Challenge
September 18, 2018, 3:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The cities will receive a financial and technical boost from Bloomberg Philanthropies in the fight against climate change.
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 much hotter will your hometown get over the next century?
September 17, 2018, 8:39 a.m. by Matt Hickman
And how much hotter has it gotten since you were a kid?
Meet the woman who saved the Icelandic goat from extinction
11 things you didn't know about meerkats
12 optical illusions that will blow your mind
Fishermen discover massive skull and antlers from ancient 'Irish elk'
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
9 of the world's largest dog breeds