A little trim can help young trees grow big and strong.
'Enchanted April' on DVD at last, an intimate look at Iran's revolution on HBO, a documentary that will have you dancing, and more.
Composer Joseph Bertolozzi has recorded sounds from the Mid-Hudson Bridge to create a new kind of symphony.
A curious seal pup finds himself stranded as the tide turns.
As novelty and sustainability drive design, more structures are deliberately temporary.
Growing one of the hottest of hot peppers – one whose name added allure for his young son.
An astronaut winds up his three-year contract on the moon only to face creepy existential twists including meeting a younger, angrier version of himself.
The fraught relationship between two brothers plays out in this Oedipal drama, written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
A tenderly drawn portrait of French naive painter Séraphine de Senlis, who was discovered by the German art collector whose house she cleaned.
Remake of 1974 thriller set in New York's subway bristles with high-tech gimcrackery as John Travolta and Denzel Washington play tense head games.
Playing down the usual vacation fare, these guides encourage travel to satisfy historical, architectural, and ecological curiosity.
Audubon's new butterfly guide, a PBS documentary on rock icon Neil Young, Allen Toussaint's first solo album in 10 years, and more.
The Monitor's language columnist sees mobility everywhere and hopes to see it back on an upward track soon.
Sparrows like all the modern conveniences of their Home Depot home.
A gardener surveys her patchy suburban lawn and decides to let the plant life fight its own turf wars.