An ancient Roman landfill offers ideas about how our old dumps could be more useful than we realize.
Is Dubai ready for wild real estate again? It seems like it.
Singapore's new "supertrees" provide an urban space in the sky.
If sign-less intersections reduce collisions, they almost certainly also consume less energy.
The city's spring festivals are booming.
How the city conquered its sprawl to create a bustling downtown.
It's a bathroom, a planter, and a fertilizer all rolled into one.
An artist transformed this revolving billboard in Berlin into something that's fun for kids.
An artist wants to bring animated GIFs to life the old-fashioned way.
The Dutch government's strange strategy for blurring out sensitive sites on Google maps.
Dozens of couples partook in traditional Han wedding ceremonies.
Author Jonah Lehrer talks with us about the nexus of creativity and cities.
Your sense of smell is intimately connected to your experience of a place and your memory of it. So why don't cities take greater advantage of this?
A design team in Rotterdam has a creative solution to scenery-marring construction fences.
Modeled after Catholic confessionals, this portable furniture allows people a private place to chat away from all the hubbub.
An animation shows how a variety of urban spaces can become miniature farms.
Pop-up spaces are having a permanent impact on the way we build.
A 50-foot tall creature in a diving suit stalks the streets of England.
The building height of One World Trade Center rose above 1,250 feet today, surpassing the Empire State Building.