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The Surreal Evolution of Nashville in Pop Culture, From Altman to ABC

The new series may be cheesy, but it reflects some very real changes to the city it depicts.

Hurricane Sandy Likely Caused Alabama's Incredible Light Show

Every kind of solar-light phenomena there is seemed to occur all at once over Huntsville.

Andrew Kelly/Reuters

No, Looters Did Not Ravage New York During the Hurricane

Keeping calm and carrying on, literally.

William Warby/Wikipedia

This London Traffic Light Has 75 Signals

Stop? Go? Don't walk? Gaaaaah!

Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters

Halloween Around the World

Scenes from London, Manila, and more.

Thomas MacMillan/New Haven Independent

The Creepiest Sandy Debris: A 200-Year-Old Skeleton

This is why we don't bury people in the center of town.

Arcadis

5 Ideas That Could Have Prevented Flooding in New York

It's time to start seriously planning for climate change in the city.

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

A Close-Up Look at Breezy Point's Hurricane-Caused Inferno

"I think we all can agree we're seeing complete and utter devastation."

NASA/NOAA

Sandy Was So Big At One Point She Stretched From Chicago to New England

A satellite capture from Tuesday showed the true scale of the massive weather system.

MPI's Zara Matheson

The 2012 Halloween Index

The metros best primed for trick-or-treating and Halloween revelry.

Reuters

On an Eerie New York Halloween

Hurricane Sandy has cast a long, spooky shadow.

Reuters

America's Looming Burial Crisis

We have a rapidly aging population but cemetery space is already hard to come by. Are there lessons for us abroad?

Steven Depolo/Flickr

Why the 'Trick-or-Treat Test' Still Matters

Community designers have this same discussion every year, for good reason.

Iwan Baan

Zaha Hadid's SOHO Galaxy Looks Like the Watergate on Steroids

Beijing's newest piece of starchitecture.

Ends of the Earth/YouTube

DIY Train Project of the Day: The Norry

Bamboo trains are apparently a relatively common sight in rural Cambodia.

Andy Dean Photography / Shutterstock.com

The U.S. Housing Recovery: Still Uneven

Parsing the latest numbers from the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.

Simon Landau/WUSA 9

This Could Be the World's Most Awkward Bathroom

Pop a squat for this week's uncomfortable edition of Toilet Tuesday.

EPA

What Would New York Look Like If the Storm Surge Was Permanent?

It would be a lot smaller, for one thing.

Sarah Goodyear

Surveying the Damage at Red Hook and Gowanus

Brooklyn is already hard at work cleaning up.