Is the capital of the EU really just Europe’s capital of ugly? French writers say yes; Brussels fires back.
Photographer Ryann Ford has been traveling around the country documenting roadside rest areas before they're gone for good.
New data from the Trust for Public Land illuminates which neighborhoods offer excellent green space access ... and which really don't.
In 1989, Toronto unveiled the SkyDome to much pomp and circumstance.
A look at early renderings of the U.S. East Coast, courtesy of the Dutch.
The Q-Fog handlebar system splurts cooling jets of water onto overheated cyclists.
An open, airy floor at the New York Public Library offers kids spots to play Wii and Guitar Hero, along with books and homework help.
Artist Matthew Picton evokes specific historical events or time periods with the art, text, even paper he chooses to use.
A pina colada was 5 cents and everyone wore hats.
You have to start somewhere, we guess?
The city has about 16,000 empty buildings, and it's developed a unique program to rehab a small number of them.
For now at least, the country's most sustainable form of urbanism is relegated to pilot projects.
Using a plasma cutter, Colin Selig makes couches that would make Hank Hill jump with joy.
"This memorial is less for Abraham Lincoln than for those of us today and for those who follow after."
Photographer Koichi Shimano portrays the godlike volcano in the grips of seriously profound and weird weather.
The museum is threatening to play hardball if it's ordered to auction off its assets to help the city pay off its massive debt.
The "inhabitable" library looks more like a weird robot or a doughnut on stilts.
A photographer seeks out L.A.'s less glamorous side.
Designer Thor ter Kulve transforms garbage cans into communal fire places, lampposts into swings, and more.