A detailed picture of one million contributors – and what they've contributed – to OpenStreetMap.
A stunt that makes dudes shooting rifles while drifting seem almost tame.
A growing summer camp is giving young women the skills they need to get high-paying tech jobs, before they've even graduated from high school.
Mining damage is forcing Kiruna, Sweden, to pick up and move — two miles east.
As the country has undergone massive political shifts, a new start-up culture has bloomed.
Evolution gave us hands, but people are so afraid of germs in the bathroom they prefer to use feet, hips, and paper towels to touch things.
Visualizing the various digital divides in the city.
The new operating system might reduce iPhone thefts.
The Center for Urban Science and Progress wants to study city problems — and to solve them.
This Sunday's demolition looked like a massive doughnut hole forming in the middle of a department store.
Inside New York City's plan to reduce the annual miles driven by its sanitation department.
Looting, death, and a loose crocodile: Thanks to this Pacific tempest, life in Acapulco is not so sweet right now.
Even a quick snap can cause a massive, dangerous runner pile-up, organizers say.
A new NASA map of the planet lays out the depressing geographies of smog and premature death.
Researchers are studying its earwax to learn about human-made ocean pollution. Yes, there are photos.
Five percent of vehicles are responsible for 90 percent of toxic emissions. Now we can figure out who the culprits are.
This could be the most detailed open-data map of urban gerontology in existence.