Researchers measuring pollution during last year's 405 closure find air quality improved by as much as 83 percent.
An artist recreates the scenes captured by Google's cameras.
Meet the federal government's four-bed, three-bath, two-car garage, 2,700-square foot suburban net-zero home.
Those stereotypes you hear about people in Boston and San Francisco – there's actually something to them.
Manchester fights depression, Cardiff obesity, and Amsterdam respiratory disease. What's up with these differences?
New research from Toronto finds that immigrants living in that city's least walkable neighborhoods were more than 50 percent more likely to develop diabetes.
Even more depressing: your bird feeder makes things worse.
Our new urban heroes.
"Sentiment analysis" of social media could change the way you report potholes forever.
One researcher predicts we could see as many as 30,000 more U.S. homicides over the next 90 years thanks to rising temperatures.
If we're all being put to work as consumers in the production of the things we buy, it must be having an effect on the landscape of our cities.
How shifting demand could pull real estate developers (in cities and the suburbs) in a new direction over the next generation.
Need ideas for how to better your neighborhood? We've got 'em right here.
A $95 DIY kit can help you map your city with higher resolution than Google Earth can.
Just wait til you see the PPPlanter on a street corner near you.
The city has plenty of experience putting on the NFL's big event. But hosting a convention will be something different.
A new book offers a sweeping look at how fire – and the way we’ve responded to and manipulated it – has shaped cities in every part of the world.
Your lasers, your bike locks, your pieces of wood, and any hopes you had of actually getting near the action.
"You are picked up for ‘loitering’ and taken directly to the police station for interrogation. Go back three spaces."