Geoff Manaugh

The Burglar’s Guide to Your Home

How likely is it that your home will be broken into? The architecture of your dwelling can abet burglary, and you probably don’t even know it.

How likely is it that your home will be broken into? The architecture of your dwelling can abet burglary, and you probably don’t even know it.

Funky Little Shack

For the past four winters a kind of sci-fi skid row has sprung up on the temporarily frozen surface of Medicine Lake, in the western suburbs of Minne­apolis. This year a humble plywood post office pro­-vides a station for writing letters that will actually be mailed. There is a Korean song room with a corrugated roof, and a jutting teahouse…