The City of Detroit’s North End just got a whole lot more colorful. And that’s all thanks to BLKOUT Walls—a mural festival led by Black artists—which launched its inaugural event back in July. Taking place over the course of a week, the festival brought a diverse group of local and visiting artists to work their magic on Detroit’s city streets.
Born on September 12, 1909, New Orleans-based Lawrence Brooks is the oldest known U.S. World War II veteran.
Most libraries have shelves overflowing with well-worn paperbacks and hardcover books encased in shiny plastic.
At the 2021 Met Gala, pop star Billie Eilish appeared on the beige carpet wearing an unexpected ensemble: a custom peach tulle ball gown by Oscar de la Renta. If you’re wondering why a giant dress is so unconventional at a fancy arts benefit, consider the person wearing it. Known for her “goth pop” and green hair, Eilish’s Grace Kelly-inspired look was a departure for the singer and co-chair of the gala.
For decades, human spaceflight has been at the forefront of exploration outside the realm of Earth’s atmosphere.
The country of Denmark has reached a joyous milestone.
Last month, Hurricane Ida struck the state of Louisiana and devastated the lives of millions of residents. With wind gusts of up to 172mph and heavy rain thrashing down on the area, it's not only people who suffered due to the storm—many animals were also displaced. When 15-year-old Bailee Villavaso and her family were evacuating the city, the teenager spotted a squirrel's nest on the ground that had been blown down from a tree.
Afghan Women Are Sharing Photos of Colorful Traditional Dresses in Protest of Taliban Clothing Mandate
The Taliban's return to power has ignited widespread fear that Afghan women will be forced out of the professional and...
Among all of the glitz, glamour, and wild fashions seen at this year’s Met Gala, one attendee has been making...
Olympic gymnast Simone Biles has made countless headlines over the last several weeks due to her difficult decision to withdraw from some of her events during the Tokyo Olympics. The decorated medalist ultimately received overwhelming support for her decision, with many praising her courage and bravery in speaking out about mental health as an athlete.
In an increasingly work-focused culture, it can be pretty hard to disconnect and leave that stress at the office.
Mexico joins the long list of countries gripped in a post-colonial reckoning with problematic historical figures as its capital city...