Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
Researchers in Grenoble, France, have developed a wallpaper that blocks wireless internet signals from leaking out of your home.
Has the city's public-works department gone rogue?
Depending on where you live, you might see hockey nuts chucking fish, octopi, beef, or sex toys.
Who doesn't want to enjoy some alone time in a shiny polyhedron from outer space?
Also, Ireland puts the chill on tanning beds and trashy fashion models of the U.K., beware.
An artist transformed this revolving billboard in Berlin into something that's fun for kids.
According to feds, the former Dixon, Illinois, comptroller spent much of the $53 million she's accused of stealing on horses with names like "Packin' Jewels" and "Have Faith in Money."
A design team in Rotterdam has a creative solution to scenery-marring construction fences.
Modeled after Catholic confessionals, this portable furniture allows people a private place to chat away from all the hubbub.
A 50-foot tall creature in a diving suit stalks the streets of England.
The artist behind the Palin-shaped public art has been informed: "You will be the next one to burn."
Portlanders are putting their elderly poultry out to pasture. We have a better idea.
This time-lapse video chronicles painted cranes as they "build" a city from the ground up, with real-life objects blending into two dimensions and vice versa.
Also, a girl can't wear the Confederate flag to prom in Tennessee; the British can't even support their own Olympics; Yertle the Turtle is banned in Canada.
The French biochemist behind this strange green light sees it having a "massive" palliative effect on global warming.
Instead of burning paper money to honor their deceased relatives, many Chinese people are choosing to just write a check.
Because pets love to be swung back and forth, that's why.
China's hungry infrastructure claims yet another victim.