It's being used to power laptops, grind grain for beer, and churn butter.
Brits and Indonesians may not be happy with the results.
The film may be set in L.A., but cars take a back seat.
The polar vortex brought the temperature in Embarrass, Minnesota, down to minus 35.
Permanent happy hour.
The world's cutest face-off.
He transformed an abandoned department store's display windows into old-timey ads.
A round-up of our favorite reads.
It's like a real-life comic book.
Urban areas show a noticeable trend toward god-revering place names.
New York in 1776, Charleston in 1780, Baltimore in 1801.
Bill de Blasio's plan to ban the Central Park carriages will force Hollywood to come up with some other way to convey romance in New York.
Mike Neilson hunts former iterations of the iconic restaurant.
Once, a traveler could expect to spend a whole day and night traveling what a suburban commuter now does in an hour.
The pieces that stuck with us in 2013.
They're not merely a suburban phenomenon, but also dominate the retail landscape inside the nation's cities.
Our favorite urban observers weigh in on 2013 in their hometowns.
Fascinating patterns from overhead images of American military installations.