Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
What's it like to fly down an ice tunnel at 80 miles per hour, wearing nothing but Spandex and a helmet? Here, let a GoPro set the scene.
Watch the "Pineapple Express" make its way from Hawaii to the West Coast.
"Woman" is the most commonly searched term on Getty. The agency is trying to use that fact as a force for good.
Today in selfie sadness: images that treat sleeping humans as scenery
"Nice job @IOC giving Russia the Winter Games. Might as well let Cleveland host a Super Bowl."
A cutting-edge building material promises structures that are both sustainable and ... compostable.
A small bookstore hacks its system to prevent expectant parents from receiving 10 different copies of Good Night, Moon.
The typical condiment container has barely changed since 1955.
"We're going to explore temperatures far below anything found naturally."
A new tool lets you chart people's sexual searches.
A tangled Webb will unfurl itself outside of Earth.
"Sensory fiction" offers yet another update to our notion of what a book can be.
Not really, but the speech is but one piece of the spectacle of the State of the Union.
Twenty-eight years ago today, the space shuttle exploded over the Atlantic, killing its seven occupants.
In 1913, a president was able to wow Congress just by giving a speech.
News footage from one of the early tragedies of the U.S. space program
Today's reminder that, when it comes to technology, celebrities are decidedly not like the rest of us
The state of our union is ... curious.
A newly deciphered tablet offers new hints about the shape of an ancient vessel.