How making lower Manhattan larger will protect it from future flooding
March 27, 2019, 12:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The $10B climate resiliency plan would extend the Manhattan shoreline by as much as 500 feet into the East River.
Artists transform old Ikea furniture into 'wildhomes' for urban wildlife
March 25, 2019, 9:18 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Birds, bees, bats and bees in one London park just got swank new digs.
This undersea restaurant in Norway will moonlight as an artificial reef
March 21, 2019, 11:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Some eateries have roof gardens. This one will be clad in mollusks.
Wooden high-rise trend reaches new heights in Norway
March 21, 2019, 8:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Mjøsa Tower nabs the title of world's tallest all-wood building.
Manhattan's newest green space straddles an active train yard
March 19, 2019, 7:59 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The self-described 'smartest park ever built' is now open at Hudson Yards.
Desire paths: The unsanctioned shortcuts crisscrossing public spaces
March 18, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Because sometimes pedestrians like to forge their own way.
Viennese orchestra makes extraordinary music out of ordinary produce
March 12, 2019, 3:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
You'll never look at a radish the same way again.
More and more, America's recyclable plastic is being burned, not recycled
March 12, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Incineration plants go into overdrive following Chinese crackdown on foreign waste.
Chicago lawmakers make the case for bird-friendly buildings
March 4, 2019, 4:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Windy City is one of the deadliest cities for migrating birds in the U.S.
Live rent-free in Indiana's historic House of Tomorrow (on one condition)
March 1, 2019, 8:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The futuristic 30s-era dwelling located in Indiana Dunes National Park requires a $2.5M restoration.
Welcome to Niue, the first country recognized as a Dark Sky Place
Make a simple homemade electrolyte drink
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
What you need to know about that mysterious coronavirus
With humans in lockdown, animals flourish
6 ways to improve your bond with your dog