"There could be rotting flesh and feces on a mattress," says photographer Amanda Durbin, "and I'd still snap a photo before I called the authorities."
The city installed gigantic murals in the train station to highlight its industrial prowess.
Europe exported nearly $1 billion worth of wine to China last year. Counterfeiters are increasingly cashing in.
A bite-sized bookshelf greets readers in English, Spanish and Chinese.
The century-old College for Creative Studies is helping to make that vision a reality.
How the firing of the director of the Cairo Opera prompted hundreds to take to the streets in protest.
An interactive guide to all the cities and set lists over the past 25 years.
Anything to get the kids in the library, right?
A handful of community-supported fisheries are popping up across the country.
"The overall atmosphere can change within walking distance."
Thomas Savage would like to dot the English coast with beach inns filled with migrating birds.
Step 1: Make them think that statues are actually remarkably disciplined performance artists. Step 2: Profit.
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.