When our sense of a place distorts its actual size.
In Mumbai, the festival of colors has run into some problems.
A rash of allergic outbreaks and other news.
A couple of MIT grads have developed a light that's 1) extremely hard to steal, and 2) shaped like a pistol.
The all-concrete stadium has been rotting since the early 1990s. Can it be saved? Should it be?
University of Michigan students make use of the city’s abundant architectural skeletons, rather than overlooking them.
The city primps for its big day.
An interview with Brad Frost, who collects photos of QR code absurdity.
A traffic jam to end all traffic jams, and more news.
The Homeless Detective, ADHD Girl and other urban problem-solvers invented by New York City students.
A Philadelphia photography project transforms ad spaces with pictures of the working poor.
A team of Portuguese architects propose a lofty concept to fix America's troubled education system.
A D.C.-based entrepreneur imported his own diner in 2009, but now he's looking to sell.
A banned Buddhist festival makes its triumphant return, and other news.
Graffiti artists have created words that seem to float several feet above the crooked roadways of a Brazilian favela.
According to new data from Gallup, university towns are the happiest metro areas in the country.
A roommate fight turns fiery, and more news.
New efforts to document soundscapes, past and present.