Jennifer Maravillas' "71 Square Miles" captures the diversity of the borough through the items left behind there.
The Adventure Cycling Association has just put out six detailed maps and brochures for cyclists planning to tackle the historic highway.
Adoption of similar mass transit technology in the U.S. may not be far off.
Hamburg's St. Pauli nightlife quarter deals with more than its fair share of rogue urinators. Residents there are hoping liquid-resistant paint will help.
The proposed "Strawscraper" would create energy from the gyration of thousands of follicles.
These surreal photos use as many as 36 different shots taken throughout the day.
Most 15-year-olds don’t spend their spare time studying walkability and public housing. Dylan Gentile is not most 15-year-olds.
Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges.
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Artist Ben Tolman creates incredibly intricate drawings that dig for the heart beneath the hard edges of the built environment.
After all, not everyone takes an off-ramp the same way.
Eerie, floating lights show how high water would crest if the dikes failed.
With its second annual Biennale, Dharavi finds itself being taken seriously as an arts destination.
Carol M. Highsmith is out to create a comprehensive visual record of the U.S.—and she's donating it all.
The open-source, citizen-driven mapmaking tool has democratized the insular world of cartography.
The Knight Foundation has announced it will fund a large-scale expansion of Matt Tomasulo's 2012 "WalkRaleigh" project.
Forget opponents—even supporters are debating whether the city has gone far enough in its BRT ambitions.
In the late 19th century, London nearly got a 1,200-foot steel monument to transcontinental jealousy.