Researchers in Denmark found that municipalities underestimate the economic and environmental impact of new roads.
A new study finds big cross-cultural differences in spatial descriptions.
Is London's 'Emirates Air-Line' a total or partial waste of money?
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Is this Spanish walkalator a boon for the old and infirm, or a crutch for the lazy?
Traditional taxicab drivers are in trouble and they don't even know it yet.
A subway-hopping photographer memorializes reading riders on a Tumblr blog.
Transit riders will get to hear the mayor's voice on their trips throughout the Olympics.
In a blow to the national humor reserve, Brooklyn's 36th Street stop will no longer be wantonly tripping commuters.
It takes a long time to get big infrastructure investments through the process, but it doesn't have to.
Congress had an opportunity to bring America into the 21st century. Instead it chose to pass a bill that will do little to improve access to public transportation.
It looks like Mayor Michael Bloomberg's plan to remake the taxi industry will move forward.
A British designer wants to turn the noise of electric cars into a city-wide, experimental symphony.
Travel writer Taras Grescoe on the joys of public transportation.
Obesity rates have skyrocketed in China over the last generation, at the same time that its cities have exploded. A group of researchers is now trying to pin down the relationship between the two.
Louder streets have been linked to greater risk of cardiac arrest.
Reports of the death of the Sheridan Expressway have been greatly exaggerated.
In Paris, a glimpse at what could be.
A customizable "basket" that carries everything from patch kits to baguettes.