He pioneered the study of how people convey and conceal meaning and social standing with words, intonations, and accents.
Probably not, but that didn't stop one artist in Milan from standing outside the station slapping skin all day.
Visions for sustainable building in the education system courtesy the National Building Museum.
Artists in Madrid railed against the "destruction" of the Games with artwork made from what looks like Molotov cocktails.
Burning boats, foam-covered students, and a good old-fashioned joust.
San Francisco just got a little less whimsical.
Linguists are still trying to understand the surprising evolution of how Philadelphians speak.
Fans descend on ballparks around the country as Major League Baseball gets underway.
Perhaps all humor really is local.
A collection of strange and lovely Easter traditions.
Images from Pakistan, Spain and France, among others.
Portlandia sends up our quest for ever-smaller digs.
This award-winning Dutch bike snaps together like one of those plastic airplane models that kids make.
A new report suggests it would be better for the environment to tear them all down.
Architecture television is a rare thing.
Swiss artist Felice Varini transforms the viewer's perception of space.
Rappers like to call out street names; New York artist Jay Shells likes to put their lyrics up at the actual intersections they mention.
Guest accommodations that can be installed just about anywhere.