Check out these wee historic homes going back to the 1600s.
A new archive collects thousands of vintage NASA photos on Flickr, including candid shots from the Apollo missions.
There’s a lesson in this misery: transit agencies and cities forget about rider comfort at their own peril.
A new series by photographer Henry Hargreaves explores consumers’ relationship to sugary drinks.
The Daily Overview presents refugee camps, environmental horror, Florida housing projects, and fields of lovely Dutch tulips.
A new art project called The Waiting Wall is essentially a digital confessional.
The West’s checkerboard plan, devised by Thomas Jefferson, gets the Instagram treatment with striking satellite imagery.
Celebrate the halfway point of Scott Kelly’s 342-day journey in orbit with these knockout images.
Edward Burtynsky pulls beauty from polluted mining pools, drought-ravaged landscapes, and bloated suburbs.
Blood-red emanations were recently visible as far south as West Virginia.
Those in greatest need of basic amenities are nowhere near the biggest infrastructure investments happening in preparation for the 2016 Games.
There are only a few dedicated artisanal globemakers left in the world—and there’s good reason for that.
You could become the official face of “asperitas,” the first novel cloud type identified since 1951.
A journalist and an architect tell us how and why.
It includes centuries-old buildings made with mud and entire cities built on stilts.
Hazardous water, displacement, and rising police violence still plague the city, but Mayor Paes insists Rio is already better off thanks to next year's Summer Olympics.
The Taxi Fabric project gives local designers a new vehicle to show off their work.
It’s a wonder some of these places are still occupied.
Microplastics contaminate the water on a massive scale.
A stressful but critical step in the journey for many Syrians and Iraqis on their way north through Europe.