Jenny Xie

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How This Chicago Restaurant Produced Zero Waste

Going green all the way.

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A Look Inside America's First Cat Cafe

Serving "Cat'achinos," naturally.

Thomas Lamadieu

Transforming the Sky Between Buildings Into Elaborate Doodles

One French artist looked up and imagined a whole new world.

Nik Freeman

A Map of all the Places in the U.S. Where Nobody Lives

About 47 percent of the country is unoccupied.

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This Catchy Anti-Public Defecation PSA Stars a Dancing Pile of Poo

"Take poo to the loo."

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How Disney Imagined the American Highway of the Future, 50 Years Ago

A delightful throwback.

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Turns Out, You Can Make Solar Panels Work in Cloudy Cities

Scientists have already developed technologies that are more effective in cloudy weather. Now they just have to prove it.

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Glow-in-the-Dark Roads Are Finally Here

In the Netherlands, it's 500 meters of TRON.

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This Trippy Video Shows a Man Biking Around His Own Mini Planet

It’s like The Little Prince, but on earth.

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New York City, as Seen Through the Typography of Its Numbers

Nick DiLallo has been aggressively cataloging the digits he sees around the city.

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This Architect Has Painstakingly Standardized the World's Subway Maps

12 international subway maps, unified through design.

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Watch This Rat Terrorize Passengers on a New York City Subway Train

Gross.

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Classic Album Covers Dropped Into Their Exact Settings on Google Street View

Intriguing new context for music lovers.

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If Savanna Animals Took the Subway

A new photo project dreams up a Paris Metro commute for lions, giraffes, and the whole gang. 

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Watch 2 Men Paint Road Markings With Surprising Artistry

Oddly satisfying.

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This Bike Elevator Makes Steep Hills a Little More Manageable

Is there a place for this Norwegian invention in American cities?

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One Stunning Image Captures 8 Hours of Departures at LAX

A snapshot of Los Angeles's famously bustling airport. 

James and Karla Murray Photography

Photographing a Decade of Change in New York City Storefronts

Proof that mom-and-pop shops have lost out to chain-stores and condos. 

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Popular in Norway: A Reality TV Show Starring Birds

The latest "Slow TV" hit from Scandinavia.