One company will offer Olympics visitors ATMs equipped with the East London dialect.
Scott Crawford created a model of his ideal Jackson, Mississippi - a pedestrian-friendly spot with lots of bike lanes and solar panels.
Smart design will reduce heat energy use, electricity use and water consumption.
The compactness of cities may not be a determining factor when it comes to energy use.
The Grand Palace Hotel on Canal Street will no longer house rats, bedbugs and "black goo."
These riders swing through the air with the greatest of ease.
A new design aims to facilitate flexible interaction in tight spaces.
Ideas about creating sustainable places where people actually want to live.
Urban beaches offer the pleasures of the seaside without the cost of getting there.
Three international case studies illustrate the challenges of re-naming a place.
A provocative op-ed in the Detroit News raises tough questions about Detroit's revival and other cities.
You can set your iPod to blast from a bench in Moscow. Ugh.
A new report predicts that more than half of America will live in a metro area with a million people or more by 2042.
The roof of the London Aquatic Center is an undulating wave of aluminum supported by Red Lauro timber and more than 3,000 tons of steel.
The town of Baia Mare has relocated its Roma population to decrepit Communist-era buildings, and walled in their new home.
With a Twitter-based mood-measuring lightshow displayed on the London Eye, we're about to find out.