Customers could run their appliances and manage their utilities from their mobile devices, cutting down on power use.
No injuries have been reported.
In 2010, air pollution contributed to 1.2 million deaths and 2013 looks like it could be even worse.
At least six people were killed.
Two new studies suggest you may not be safe inside a crosswalk.
He pioneered the study of how people convey and conceal meaning and social standing with words, intonations, and accents.
The Pennsylvania Railroad isn't coming through that tunnel — so how come we keep going through its doors?
Instead of funding an armed guard program, the Mississippi legislature should invest in a more holistic approach to discipline.
Probably not, but that didn't stop one artist in Milan from standing outside the station slapping skin all day.
Suddenly, the earth beneath our atmosphere becomes much clearer – and more beautiful.
If any European city needed a radical structural rethink, it's Paris.
Visions for sustainable building in the education system courtesy the National Building Museum.
What time is it, New York?
Artists in Madrid railed against the "destruction" of the Games with artwork made from what looks like Molotov cocktails.
It's not just the recession.
Burning boats, foam-covered students, and a good old-fashioned joust.
Google Street View tours a town inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone.
The fascinating historical reason why a quarter of the country's home loans are in some kind of trouble.