The semi-legal game faces potential regulation, and parlor operators may have to compete with new casino resorts.
Cai Guo-Qiang's haunting installations reflect on nature—and the horrible things people keep doing to it.
Architects used images filmed by the inventor in 1901 to bring life to an apartment building's flat facade.
For nearly a decade, one group has chased the city's most notorious pests with their faithful pets.
A look at the aging symbols of Greece's pre-crisis spending.
Since we're not the ones navigating, do we really need geographically accurate diagrams?
A design based on James Hoge's creation debuted in Cleveland on August 5, 1914.
Having a live-in hermit was all the rage in 18th-century England. In recent years, some have chosen the quiet life for art's sake.
Researchers recently compiled birth and death data for famous North Americans and Europeans.
One photographer's "alternative photo guide" to the city of Sofia.
A "visual sociologist" photographs dozens of small towns and their struggle to stay relevant in the 21st century.
After 18 years in the city, a photographer tries to preserve its disappearing faces and places.
As WMATA's newest rail line debuts, a look back at videos from the early days of Washington's transit system.
Celebrating one of the world's most famous skyscrapers on the day an equally famous artist filmed it. For a long, long time.
A huge flashing sign from a shuttered record store in Toronto gets a new home after a lengthy preservation battle.
One designer thinks his version of the notorious 1972 subway map wouldn't bother as many New Yorkers.
In a city filled with illuminated signs, Westinghouse's light show was the one to watch for 30 years. Nostalgia for it remains.
Some of the world's best photographers spent time in Wisconsin's biggest city to produce "Postcards from America: Milwaukee."
Celebrate its 24th birthday with a 1990 video touting "a promise delivered." And a talking owl named Travis.