The stripped-down look of exposed brick, poured cement floors, and Edison light bulbs is popular in restaurants across America. One reporter dares to ask, "Seriously, why?"
The new ESPN documentary "OJ: Made In America" examines how O.J. Simpson distanced himself from black life in America — and how that same blackness was turned into a major asset during his trial.
Business | Arts | Technology | NationNPR | June 29, 2016 11:45 a.m.
What if cars weren't mass produced? Local Motors, a small-batch auto manufacturer, relies on an online design community and a "co-creation" business model to bring new vehicles to market, really fast.
Entertainment | Arts | NationNPR | June 28, 2016 9:19 a.m.
The Starship Enterprise — from the original Star Trek series — has gotten a restoration fit for a real life spacecraft. It goes on display this week at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
We asked, you answered, with photos of the heavens from Botswana, Tanzania — and Oregon.
Herr's book Dispatches redefined the genre of war reporting. "I was there to watch," he wrote. "I went to cover the war and the war covered me; and old story, unless of course you've never heard it."
As more chefs experiment with microorganisms to transform ingredients and create new flavors, fermentation has gone from ancient preservation technique to culinary tool du jour.
Entertainment | World | Arts | HealthNPR | June 24, 2016 9:07 a.m.
Professor Richard Thaler returns to the show to talk about how a nudge has essentially eradicated guinea worm disease in Africa.