Intense gridlock trapped some people inside cars for 7-plus hours.
Entering a construction zone in Tokyo can involve interactions with waving, dead-eyed humanoids.
A journey into the surreal carnival that is nighttime in Manchester and Newcastle.
In the summer of 1969, engineers stopped the flow of water to the American and Bridal Veil Falls.
China's most comprehensive on-the-ground photography yet.
Fascinating patterns from overhead images of American military installations.
A Brooklyn artist says good riddance to Mayor Michael Bloomberg with a fairly unusual art project.
The company commissioned a team of artists to make miniature versions of the homes they rent.
It's not a new problem, but the country's struggle with air pollution has finally gone mainstream.
The LED-dripping Mount Fuji is almost as spectacular as the real mountain.
NYC cabbies strut their stuff for 2014.
But they're not into you – they're all about their cycles.
Eighty years ago, the balloons were instead weird animals and dead-eyed people.
To sleep, perchance to freak out some fellow commuters.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation has assembled a fantastic collection of art and tagging, including a face from 1777 drawn in a British soldier's blood.
How the introduction of new technology led the entire country to take basically the same photograph.
Examples of just how difficult it is for children around the world to access education
It's a faithful, NASA-guided model of our solar system's burning star (just 100 million times smaller).
The city's "emerald necklace" is a 1,100-acre chain of green spaces connecting the Boston Common to five additional parks and an arboretum.