A block-long plaza replaces an unnecessary parking lane with tables, shade, and perhaps a farmers’ market or beer garden.
Artist Steed Taylor unravels the story behind Chicago's "Galloon," a tribute to out gays and lesbians in the military.
How a little yardwork can reduce crime and improve a neighborhood's sense of safety.
Watch your vibrations battle geometric forms thanks to the handiwork of two Ukrainian architects.
It's basically a giant hole in the ground, designed to withstand Japanese earthquakes.
The best idea we've ever heard for swiping into the subway has sadly fallen on deaf ears. Any takers?
A designer in Milan creates mobile mini-parks.
Lawmakers want the sites of the Manhattan Project preserved as historical parks.
Researchers train an algorithm to tell us why Paris looks like Paris.
Outside of Prague, a home that is able to move up and down and rotate on its sides.
Turns out a weirdly named landmark can be quite beneficial to the local economy.
Wear your tweets on your sleeve.
The Games infrastructure is woven into the fabric of the city.
Your weekly eruption of the world's best bathroom news.
Portland designers crafted this leather strap to make carrying a bicycle a little easier.
Communities across the world remember and agitate for changes to nuclear regulations.
Lightly stroking your plants can light up the room.
When life gives you a giant mosaic, build a museum-hotel.
Are casinos really the most responsible form of recreation we can offer our seniors?