In Asia, a newly-prosperous middle class is traveling like never before. Can Airbnb catch on?
A new app allows users to log unwanted interactions in public, but some are concerned it will lead to racial profiling.
In Kazakhstan, a romantic can order a mock attack that makes his loved one feel threatened, then step in to save the day.
We spend hundreds of millions of dollars each year treating shooting victims at hospitals.
Next year, Scots will get to vote for their independence from the UK. In border towns, the issue hasn't gotten too many people riled up.
The crab-o-mat is designed to satiate the appetites of boozy, late-night revelers.
Two ways to chart the connection between reading and place.
This fall, the city will distribute a "special cannabis variant" to a select group of mentally ill addicts.
Thousands are relocating to higher ground.
There is no way to clean it up.
For one thing, consumers have no tolerance for risk.
A new study shows that creative class workers spur innovation, no matter their field.
For the particularly cartographically challenged.
The Hammerhead straps onto your handlebars, using bright LEDs to point you in the right direction.
The microbes in the guts of these gentle giants could make alternative fuel production so much easier.
We should be retreating from the shore, not developing structures that will only flood again.
Loudoun County was once one of the most beautiful in Virginia. Now it's just a massively sprawling suburb.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray just vetoed a measure that would have effectively established two very different minimum wages in the city.