In the Twin Cities, old rail lines have become a sensible and delightful freeway system — just for cyclists.
A witty crowdfunding campaign is hawking water-saving toilet "bricks" for Californians.
Being a waitress in Williston, N.D., is just as horrible as it sounds.
A General Mills-owned company is trying to save the bees -- one flower bomb at a time.
When the forests of Guinea were cut down, fruit bats and humans became a lot cozier -- and so did their diseases.
An ex-bodysurfing champ and former census worker is leading a volunteer effort to give slum residents mailing addresses.
A reader wonders if it's better to plug into the wall or his laptop. Umbra hooks him up with the latest in charger technology.
Cauliflower's delicate taste makes it an excellent foil to more flavorful ingredients. This pasta recipe will teach you the ways.
Many of the critters that adorn our T-shirts and fan hats are in serious trouble. Here's what we can do about it.
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