Melanie Lidman

Melanie Lidman

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In a last-ditch attempt to preserve some of the only green spaces left on the eastern edge of Jerusalem, the city plans to build a series of national parks with an extensive network of trails. Is this an honest effort to encourage tourism, or a political attempt to keep Arab neighborhoods from expanding?

Melanie Lidman
Sep 13, 2012

Melanie Lidman
Jul 3, 2009

Mountain Biker Willow Koerber

In the run-up to the 2008 Beijing Olympics, 31-year-old Asheville, North Carolina-based mountain biker Willow Koerber was among the country's best shots at a medal. But after ranking sixth in the World Cup, and first among Americans, in 2007, she went into an inexplicable slump early last year and failed to make the team. This summer, look for the Subaru/Gary F

Melanie Lidman
May 26, 2009

Tracking the rise of that ubiquitous urban accessory.

Melanie Lidman
May 26, 2009

Melanie Lidman
May 25, 2009