At the same time China is rapidly urbanizing, a new documentary explores how some former city-dwellers are trying to revitalize the countryside.
A 36-hour coding session in Boston recently helped revamp the city's permit system.
A civic engagement project wants working-class Cairenes to know that the superhero understands life in their city can be tough.
The financial prospects of young adults in the U.S. look pretty grim across the board. But not in Hartford.
300 million rural Chinese are projected to move into cities by 2050. So why is the government pushing artists to celebrate its old ways?
Urgent humanitarian aid missions are slowed when cities are largely unmapped. Missing Maps aims to change that with the help of volunteer cartographers and local residents.
We could create free, high-capacity Internet access using old television frequencies, new research suggests.
New devices aim to help you improve your game like the pros do. But do you really wanna be "that player" at your neighborhood's next game?
Young urbanites are Major League Soccer's most loyal demographic. They want their stadiums in city centers.
Margaret Thatcher's legacy can still be felt in today's "revenge evictions" controversy.
After nearly 20 years of passport-free travel in parts of Western and Central Europe, many former checkpoints resemble ghost towns.
It's a giant pair of Ray-Bans. No, really.
Bonfires and masks for everyone's favorite anarchist.
Certain pollutants common to urban areas could be harming the brains of unborn children, according to new research.
Barely half of American voters are turning out at the polls. Could free transit engage communities?
L.A. soccer fans are tired of schlepping to the suburbs.
Though the holiday is relatively new to the country, someone there clearly has a Tim Burton obsession.
Whether Sheng or Town Bemba, informal languages are giving the continent's urban youth culture a voice.
Stop tossing your entire wardrobe over a chair and get organized with the "Grapple Clothing Hook."