Design

Reuters

Postcard From Tokyo

How the city has changed since the earthquake.

Photos

Tour a Wizard City

For the first time, a scale model of Hogwarts will be on display in London.

City of Cupertino

Why Apple's New Campus Is Bad for Urban America

The company's sprawling, car-dependent new headquarters violates even the most basic tenets of smart growth and walkability.

Cristina Grajales Gallery

The $2,500 Occupy Wall Street Folding Chair

Chilean artist Sebastian Errazuriz hopes that the 1 percent will enjoy this unusual furniture.

Videos
ArtefactoryLab

What Would Paris Look Like Under 1 Meter of Water?

A lot like this ghostly CGI visualization, created by a Parisian architectural-imaging studio.

Oliver Schau

Unofficial and Awesome Street Furniture

Cities looking for new ways to spruce up their public spaces might consider this idea, from Hamburg.

Reuters

Postcard From Iwaki

One year after the earthquake, the city tries to rebuild.

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Factory Fifteen

The Cities of the Future as Creepy, Dystopian Hellscapes

A British architecture firm is pumping out some really eerie sci-fi animations.

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A-lab

The Gorgeous, Green Headquarters of Oil and Logging Companies

These corporations might not have tons of fans in the environmental movement, but you wouldn't know that looking at their idealistic architecture choices.

Reuters

Postcard From Paris

A luxury car fire and more news.

Anchor Bay

Urban Explorers: The Horror Film

Tourists venturing into the Berlin underground are good fodder for a bad scary movie.

Derek Flack/BlogTO

The Changing Fate of Hockey's Oldest Arenas

Most of the original arenas have been turned into surface lots, but Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens managed an impressive rebirth.

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Megan Lea's Backyard House

I Can't Stop Looking at Photos of Absurdly Tiny Homes

Why we can't stop looking at photos of absurdly small houses and apartments.

Shutterstock

How Big Is Your City, Really?

When our sense of a place distorts its actual size.

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Reuters

Problematic Festival of the Day: Holi

In Mumbai, the festival of colors has run into some problems.

Maps

Kaleidoscopic Cities

An artist turns Google earth views into mesmerizing maps.

Reuters

Postcard From Mumbai

A rash of allergic outbreaks and other news.

Tsor Industrial Design

The Bicycle Light That's a Threat to Thieves

A couple of MIT grads have developed a light that's 1) extremely hard to steal, and 2) shaped like a pistol.

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Robby Campbell

The Death (and Life?) of Miami's Marine Stadium

The all-concrete stadium has been rotting since the early 1990s. Can it be saved? Should it be?