The latest horrifying statistic from the American criminal justice system.
Truly memorable photos and videos.
An escaped chunk of the Polar Vortex caused this weird-looking mass emanation of vapors.
The polar vortex brought the temperature in Embarrass, Minnesota, down to minus 35.
Governor Andrew Cuomo proposes one to calm his critics.
Permanent happy hour.
The train ride from hell.
Part street, part road, 'stroads' are unsafe, ugly, and bad for local economies.
Snowfall has debilitated much of this Indian region.
Researchers studying the shape of our social networks make some startling findings.
A federal judge ruled it illegal to have a blanket prohibition on gun stores operating in the city.
A slaughterhouse injects meat with water from dirty ponds.
A new map showing the carbon footprint for nearly every zip code indicates that suburbs are powerful greenhouse-gas emitters.
A new mayor in Brussels wants to turn a central axis into a pedestrian-only zone.
Sneak a peak and you'll never get lost again.
The other substitution effect is worth some study.
With rippling effects on inequality.
The world's cutest face-off.
What to tell your skeptic friends.