When Curious City contributor Marcy Phillips asked "Why do most Chicago drivers fail to stop for pedestrians in cross walks?" the Localore project team found an inventive solution: mimes.
Turns out that in South America, such performers have successfully raised awareness of crosswalk laws. Will it work in Chicago? Well, the experiment has already kicked up a buzz online. Keep an ear out for the answer in in a few weeks on WBEZ's The Afternoon Shift, or check back on the Curious City site to find out what they learned.