"Once people get into a car, it's hard to get them out."
Traditionally, researchers have focused on race, class, and gender to explain mental anguish. A new study suggests they've ignored an key factor.
Debating the merits of planting forests on the sides of tall buildings.
A new study finds that they do — to a very considerable extent.
BRT-Lite in Lagos, zero-carbon in Masdar, recycling in Curitiba, and more.
British painter Nathan Walsh brings a photo-realism style to urban landscapes.
Even though they lose about a half a billion dollars a year.
A new report zooms in on how people actually want to use the subway, giving rise to a hypothetical train design for the future.
If there's an uplifting lesson from Boston, it may be the many people who will overcome the trauma of tragedy.
One photographer's quest to capture the similarities between the two cities.
The two states desperately need a new link — but with every new plan comes a new problem.
The MBTA has opened a competition to the public. And a good thing too - the current map has serious flaws.
A new book by Australian artist James Gulliver Hancock captures all the ones he's done so far.
One example: pretend their dead aunt is alive. For four years.
If residential areas are safer than commercial ones, it would seem so.
The federal government has prepared a short list that includes 220 mph trains.
The Pennsylvania Railroad isn't coming through that tunnel — so how come we keep going through its doors?
The Reinvent PHX initiative will try to guide transit-oriented development in five districts along the new light rail corridor.
A new study finds that transit does cut down on traffic — but only on roads that parallel heavy transit corridors.