Gorgeous, humbling photos of Manila's super-dense shantytowns

German photographer Bernard Lang has produced a photo series documenting the incredible overcrowding in the slums of Manila, a city whose mean density is 36,000 people/square mile, rising to 200,000 people in the city's 500 riverside slums. Read the rest

Crack in apartment ceiling turns out to be a problem after all

"A crack appeared on the ceiling of my sister's apartment," writes atmanz11. "Three days later, this happened." Read the rest