John Metcalfe


Denmark Unveils a Surreal 'Infinite Bridge'

The walkable sculpture extends more than 100 feet over a bay.

A Historic Detroit Hotel Is Imploded to Make Way for a Hockey Arena

The site will become the new home for the Red Wings.

Cason Clagg/Jeff Smith

Mapping Everywhere Fossils Have Been Found in the U.S.

Explore a world of dead, buried animals with the “United States of Fossiliferousness.”


A Trippy Visualization of 24 Hours of Flights Over London

Watch more than 3,000 flights compete for space on only six runways.


All Hail San Francisco's Cable Car Bell-Ringing Champ

Warning: These videos will most definitely make your ears ring.

Loiste Interactive

Who Knew a Video Game About Infrastructure Could Look So Cool?

Grab your flashlight and start fixing a dangerous, crumbling mining city in INFRA.


A Mountain Lion Is Spotted in San Francisco

“I think there’s a cougar in my backyard, and not the type that drinks Chardonnay.”


The Weather Service Warns Seattle of a Potential Historic Fire

Conditions are “quite similar” to those during the Great Seattle Fire of 1889.

DB Export

Power Your Car With a Biofuel Made From Beer

“Brewtroleum” is reportedly the first-ever fuel produced from used yeast.

Reusable Shopping Bags May Make You Buy More Junk Food

A new study says people who use the bags believe they deserve more indulgences.

Victoria Weather Vancouver Island

A Huge Smoke Wave Makes the Pacific Northwest Smell Like 'Burnt Toast'

Watch it swoop over the horizon with this time-lapse footage.

Andrew Hicks

A New Species Is Found in New Jersey (and It May Already Be in Trouble)

The F. whitcombi leafhopper depends upon a type of grass that’s endangered.


All Aboard This Flaming Bus

Rush hour in Ukraine gets livened up by a rolling, burning bus.

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A Surreal Burning Man Temple Comes to San Francisco

People are encouraged to scribble notes to loved ones on the intricate, 37-foot-high wood structure.

Eddie Codel

A Mesmerizing Drone Tour of the Port of Oakland

Peek into a major player in global commerce.


There's a T. Rex-Shaped Bike for Sale on Portland's Craigslist

Act like a mad paleontologist who reanimated a dinosaur for only $2,000.


An Artist Trolls London Into Painting a Wall Over and Over

A year-long experiment with the anti-graffiti squad.


Smoke From Canada's Wildfires Is Reaching All the Way to Texas

The fire season up north is off to an early and aggressive start.


A Mysterious Streak of Fire Appeared Over the Southeast U.S.

“I thought it was a plane exploding at first,” says a witness.