Seen by many as an urban-planning boondoggle, there's a cultured side to the city's humble light rail system.
The wildly successful Lawn on D Street is a temporary park that took no tedious city planning. Should we let more urban design emerge organically?
But there are doubts about whether it will inspire other U.S. cities to follow suit.
Make your commute a "curated art experience" through augmented reality.
Bring your own boxes and jars to Berlin's Original Unverpackt, an eco-conscious business model that saves resources—and money.
The strange-looking structure would be the second-tallest building on earth.
BART cars are about to get their first real overhaul since the system launched in 1972.
A preview of the forthcoming KitTea cafe in San Francisco.
The removal of a guerrilla-art depiction of the devil has led thousands of Vancouver residents to pledge allegiance to evil.
The 11th Street Bridge Park proposal aims to truly connect parts of the city divided by more than just a river.
A closer look at what's been called "one of the transportation safety field's greatest success stories."
One woman's tribute to her favorite post-apocalyptic, science-fiction worlds.
See years of construction fly by in this ode to rebuilding after devastation.
It essentially created the face of the subway as we know it today.
Designer James Victore has a lot of strong opinions about the dumb fonts employed by local businesses.
The Eyeballer: An easy alternative to banging a bunch of holes in your wall.
Introducing a phone-shaped block that does nothing—except free you from smartphone shackles.
The future of burial might be interactive—or it might be eco-compostable.
Navigation apps are transforming the way we experience urban environments, for better and for worse.
"Branding" revamped neighborhoods for a barely past history can feel like a backhanded homage.