Before Des Moines adopted a Complete Streets policy, walking or bicycling on this busy roadway was a challenge (top). After the project: there are sidewalks for pedestrians and bicyclists have a designated lane. Photos courtesy the city of Des Moines.
Millions of arachnids escape rising floodwaters. Trees cocooned in spiders webs after flooding in Pakistan, 'An unexpected side-effect of the flooding was that millions of spiders climbed up into the trees to escape the rising flood waters.