England's Detroit has boosted its cultural offerings to become a tourist magnet.
Researchers train an algorithm to tell us why Paris looks like Paris.
The brand police investigate a bucket full of non-Durex condoms. Perhaps they're taking this whole sponsor protection thing a bit far.
Global class conflict is still playing out on a local scale.
Rare footage offers a glimpse of the city right after World War I. Compare those with sleek aerial footage from today.
Who's been to more cities, you or 007?
An amazing new tool tracks the names and nationalities that dominate parts of London.
Olympic visitors came for the sports, and stayed for the karaoke bar in the mall. Why aren't they visiting London?
The World Cities Culture Report came out today, and most of what you thought is true.
The perception of women’s bodies as public property to be commented upon and regulated is one of the universal undercurrents of urban life.
How does England's air quality compare to that of past hosts, and could it affect athletes?
$3,900 will get you a room in this renovated tower, complete with a fire escape walk-up.
From an infographic of Olympic venues to street-by-street damage inflicted by the Blitz.
The ridiculous advertisements for Paris, Moscow, and New York make us think London deserved the win.
The Royal Mail unveils its newest Games-related stamps.
Artist David Cerny calls it the "London Booster."
A round-up of the buildings in use during the London games.
In the end, the Olympics have helped the city achieve in a decade what might otherwise have taken two or three.
London's most athletic vermin run the torch in this charming animation.