Burkina Faso has one of the lowest literacy rates in the world. Here's how vendors draw people into their architecturally repetitive kiosks.
It offers up strange collection of "urban amenities," including shopping malls, and "futuristic" buildings.
This looks nothing like the glitzy metropolis we know now.
Tokyo's National Olympic Stadium is being rebuilt and expanded. That means Kohei Jinno, who lives one block away, will have to move. Again.
Inside the most expensive maritime wreck recovery ever.
Due to NFL broadcasting rules, football fans in Orlando had to miss Sunday's Manning brothers showdown.
The recyclable orb will float in a pool in Hong Kong and will mimic the phases of the moon.
Next year, Scots will get to vote for their independence from the UK. In border towns, the issue hasn't gotten too many people riled up.
The uniquely British cab is being built in the UK again.
A timelapse video shows Manhattan's tallest building emerge.
One photographer merges old photographs of street life in Toronto with the same sites today.
It looks exactly like you'd expect.
How to sell public transit in a city that loves its luxury cars.
The once-bustling capital is now floundering.
One man with synesthesia has mapped it out.
A cheatsheet on which city might be chosen as the next future host of the Summer Olympics—Tokyo, Madrid, or Istanbul.
In Detroit, a rider says a bus driver cursed at her and refused to let her off. And then things got really bad.
Romania reopened the site where Nicolae Ceausescu was shot, turning the former cavalry barracks into a museum.
The stations, built as a testament to Stalinism, offer marble walls, high ceilings, stained glass, mosaics and chandeliers.