An NYU student is applying for grant to put machines into dog parks that would turn animal waste into energy to power lamps.
Archive: December 2011
Parks in a swath of Brooklyn that includes Canarsie and Flatlands have earned the city's lowest cleanliness marks for the last three years, records show.
As a video game designer, East Village-native Dave Gilbert creates brand ne…
Officials blame banned supplements popular with South Asian immigrants for two recent non-fatal lead poisoning cases. But experts fear the problem could be more widespread.
Setsuko Thurlow, who was 13 at the time of the blast, spoke to Brooklyn high school students as part of the "Hibakusha Stories" effort to promote nuclear disarmament.
Our latest podcast looks at close-knit communities – including Lubavitcher Jews who roam the city in Mitzvah Tanks.
The New York Botanical Garden has enlisted a band of "citizen scientists" to record changes in trees amid concerns about climate change.
The latest edition of our podcast explores the art and science of sound.