Freight is crippling metro areas, but it's rarely part of city planning.
Daniella Zalcman blends images of the two cities in a way that's both fantastical and haunting.
Remote cities are especially vulnerable to scandal, according to a new study.
Preservationist Michael Perlman, who calls diners "cornerstones of Americana," has a unique niche.
The key, according to a new report, is forming partnerships with farmers.
A new app called Stereopublic is your guide to urban silence.
Miha Tamura captures the extraordinary side of this everyday ride.
A two-day urban hike called the Big Parade reminds Angelinos that their city has a pedestrian culture after all.
A new tool shows the geography of Internet distraction.
Mega-collector David Rumsey explains how maps are an "archive of information."
French pedestrians take more "risks" at crosswalks than the Japanese, says a new study.
At New York Ideas, Ray Kelly says we should be prepared for more cameras — and smarter cameras.
More and more states are privatizing highways and roads. Whether that's a good thing or a bad thing is a matter of increasing debate.
Nearly 11 billion gallons of waste spilled into waterways after Superstorm Sandy, according to a new report.
Drivers focus so much on oncoming cars that they fail to notice walkers.
People have an especially hard time ignoring half a conversation because we can't predict what's coming next.
Michael Cook documents city pipes to raise awareness of water infrastructure problems.
"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.