Matt Hickman

Matt Hickman
A graduate of the New School's MFA Creative Writing program, Matt cut his editorial teeth as a contributing writer at CITY magazine. In the years since, he has written for eco-living website GreenYour, contributed to the Big Apple arm of the late, great Ideal Bite and written for a number of online publications including and Curbed. Matt also contributed to the plus-sized coffee table book, "Vitamin Green" (Phaidon Press). Matt calls Red Hook, Brooklyn, home sweet home.

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As cities grow, so does the need for urban trees

How to recycle your Christmas lights

Giant hybrid tumbleweed spreads in California

Lights! Camera! Tragedy! Famous 'cursed' movies

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Front-yard veggie gardeners declare victory

Under construction for 137 years, this famous Spanish basilica just got its building permit

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California town's 'Goat Fund Me' campaign to alleviate wildfire risk is a nibbling success

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