It's week 10 of the Rooster's summer reads!
Rooster days of summer > dog days of summer. Novelist Emma Straub and our own Nozlee Samadzadeh wrap up Kudos by Rachel Cusk.
Swedish filmmaker Petter Ringbom takes a tour of the Lowline, a former trolley terminal under the streets of New York being turned into a one-hundred acre park.
A timelapse video filmed over three years shows Singapore’s rapid growth, including rarely seen night scenes and the rapid progress of construction sites.
What is the best way to honor a man like Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? Photographs from a cross-country trip to document streets named after the American icon.
Time-lapse tessellations of cities in motion.
The layout of the French capital is famous for its density and opaqueness. Under attack, suddenly transparency is the norm.
Three minutes of Max Richter’s circadian-friendly From Sleep.
Our urban future is upon us, city planners tell us, but residents’ on-again, off-again relationship with their surroundings makes them want to say goodbye to all that.
Life in a city, including its dangers, can be evaluated in a thousand ways. But dangerous and scary are different adjectives, and different measurements. Especially after a man appears below your stairs.
A blind woman and her guide dog share a symbiosis that can become a spiritual bond for both.
Two dozen people—a banker, a sex worker, a pastor, “the World’s First Publicly Traded Person”—tell us the best way to invest a single dollar.
Paintings of New York from the perspective of a plane flying at 1,200 feet, along the Hudson River.
Masterful portraits from 10 years of photographing the west side of Chicago.