Henry Grabar

CTBUH

Skyscraper Record Breaker of the Day: Mecca

And other findings from a report on very tall buildings...

Flickr/Chang'r

Is There Less Drunk Driving in the South, Or Just Less Data?

We've got a couple of theories.

Boston City Hall

Overdue Convenience of the Day: City Hall as Food Truck

In Boston, that pesky paperwork you're supposed to fill out comes to you.

Unless You Live in Takoma Park, Beverly Hills, or Reno, You're Probably Going to Get the Flu

Google knows.

HotelFietsBell

Bike Accessory of the Day: The Hotel Bell

Are you signaling a turn or calling the concierge?

Dan Linden/CutMaps

Gift of the Day: A Wall-Mounted Street Grid

More gifts for the urbanist in your life.

Scott Ziegler/YouTube

Video of the Day: A Year of Fighting Fires in Detroit

In Highland Park, Michigan, a fireman records his work.

Cathal McNoughton/Reuters

Riots in Belfast After City Council Votes to Lower Union Jack

Tensions are never far beneath the surface in Ulster.

Shutterstock

Are Some Cities Built to Encourage Drunk Driving?

A look at which major U.S. cities have the most fatal car crashes per capita.

Reuters

Mayoral Candidate of the Day: Jose Canseco

Yes, that Jose Canseco.

Christopher Moloney/Filmography

Movie Scenes of the Past in Real Life New York

Christopher Moloney photographs screen-grabbed movie stills against the city landscape.

Jason Lee/Reuters

Record Breaking Metro System of the Day: Beijing

With an end-of-year expansion, it is now the world's longest subway system.

Martin Elmer/Maphugger

Wikipedia's Most Common Word in the History of Nations? Definitely 'War'

A map of few words.

Andy Piatt/Shutterstock

Minimum Wage of the Day: San Francisco Reclaims #1, at $10.55 Per Hour

San Francisco is once again the best city in America to flip burgers.

Flickr/TomPagenet

Deal of the Day: Free Rides in Los Angeles, London, But Not New York

We'll take a cup of kindness yet, for Auld Lang Syne.

Flickr/IDV Solutions

The Geography of Drunk Driving

The percentage of accidents involving alcohol varies widely by city.

Haptic Lab

Urban Fabric of the Day: City Quilts

The city is getting soft.

Brandon Martin-Anderson

Mapping the Census: A Dot for Every Person

A perfect representation of density.

BMW Guggenheim Lab

Mumbai Music Video of the Day: 'This City'

A music video about public space and community in Mumbai.