Smart development, eco-tourism make for happy neighbors in Punta Gorda, Florida
June 20, 2017, 4:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A solar-powered town on the sleepy Gulf Coast attracts its first residents.
Artist to transform defunct Ohio highway into pop-up forest
June 20, 2017, 7:51 a.m. by Matt Hickman
An idea to transform a kaput Akron highway into a leafy urban retreat is a winner in the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge.
Thinking about going solar? Google adds peer pressure into the mix
June 19, 2017, 6:59 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Keeping up with Joneses is now easier thanks to Project Sunroof.
IKEA turns to NASA for small-space living inspiration
June 13, 2017, 3:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Will a stint in the Mars simulator in Utah help IKEA designers make a better dresser?
Tiny houses give low-income Detroit residents a shot at home ownership
June 9, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With a monthly rent of $1 per square foot, these dainty dwellings don't break the bank.
Take a scenic drive along Wisconsin's Frank Lloyd Wright Heritage Trail
June 8, 2017, 7:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It's the visionary architect's 150th birthday, so get planning.
The squirmy reason why mountains of food waste are disappearing in China
June 6, 2017, 3:08 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Black soldier fly larvae farming is booming as China gets serious about tackling food waste.
Sunshine Coast Council casts dark cloud over urban food garden project
June 6, 2017, 12:19 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Residents in suburban Queensland, Australia, are outraged after the local council takes an axe to beloved fruit trees.
Google's London HQ boasts a rooftop garden for the ages
June 2, 2017, 1:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
This greenery-topped 'groundscraper' will be longer than London's tallest building is tall.
Why Canada's summer of fee-free national parks is making conservationists anxious
June 1, 2017, 11:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Sometimes sesquicentennials can have major consequences.