2,000 Autonomous Cars Coming to Ann Arbor

University of Michigan © Corey Seeman Ann Arbor, Michigan is set to become a hotbed of driverless vehicles. The Mobility Transportation Center at University of Michigan plans to create a fleet of...

Quiet Festival Attempts to Fight Festival Fatigue

Traverse City Film Festival © marada Lou Colombo applied to hold a festival in Traverse City, Michigan. This unusual festival would be a silent celebration consisting of nothing. The real intent of...

Searchers Find Famed Lake Superior Shipwreck

Lake Superior © Dawn Endico The notorious Great Lakes Storm of 1913 claimed at least 13 ships and 250 lives. Among those ships was the ore carrier Henry B. Smith, whose final resting place on the...

10 Reasons to Make the Trip to Detroit

Monument to Joe Louis; Hart Plaza, Detroit © ktpupp With the city nearing Chapter 9 bankruptcy and neighborhoods ranking as the most dangerous in the U.S., Detroit could use some good news. Or at...

See Henry Ford’s Secret Room

Ford Model T ©: Iain Watson Henry Ford knew he had a revolutionary idea when he conceived of the Model T. Visitors to Detroit can see where the Model T was born and the first 12,000 Fords were built at...

World’s Oldest Ford Returns Home to Michigan

The oldest surviving Ford © Ford Motor Company The world's oldest surviving Ford has returned home to Michigan. No, I'm not referring to the dude in the photo, but rather the vehicle. Chairman Bill...
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The Giant Salt City 1200 Feet Beneath Detroit

Detroit’s salt mines are like an underground city within the city. It is a massive expanse of 1,500 acres and over 100 miles of roads right under everyone’s feet. ... The Detroit Salt and...
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Help Detroit Build a Robocop Statue (No, Seriously)

Some clever fellow has launched a "Detroit Needs A Statue of Robocop!" project and it needs your help: Everyone who contributes to the RoboCop statue at any level will have their name listed in a credits...