Steve Duncan

Steve Duncan has explored sewers and tunnels in cities around the world from Antwerp to Yangon (though he hasn’t yet explored in a city beginning with “z.”) He is currently a graduate student in urban geography at the CUNY Graduate Center. His website is at, and more information on NYC’s historic waterways can be found at

Stories By Steve Duncan

The Forgotten Streams of New York

An underground explorer ventures deep below to discovers his city’s lost lifeblood.