A new book takes a thorough look at how urban planning has shaped the Southern California posterchild for sprawl.
The London Olympics will be an equal-opportunity irritant for VIPs.
Could offices that clamp onto larger buildings or wander across town be the wave of the future?
Urban explorers recently climbed the tallest building in the European Union. Here's what they saw.
The twirly 12-story building is his first in Asia.
In the municipal mascot department, it seems that North America can't compete with Asia.
A direct, if rude, way to attack America's obesity epidemic.
Why do most heavy metal bands hail from Scandinavia and Northern Europe?
An unpolished look back at post-war urban renewal in Great Britain.
Tata Motors, the maker of the world's cheapest car, has unveiled an armored electric microcar that climbs stairs.
Rebuilding one of the city's most famous sites.
The struggle to preserve the neighborhood's unique character in the face of development.
The District of Columbia attracts millions of visitors every year, but they don't often venture far beyond the National Mall.
Two University of Pennsylvania students designed this futuristic, arching prison meant to reduce recidivism rates in New Jersey.
Allan Hill has been caring for (and inhabiting) a rundown Detroit factory building.
As iconic as anything above ground, these subway platforms leave riders with an added sense of the city they serve.
Water to cure what ails you.
An artist offers up a cabin experience in the city as an experiment in bartering for space.
They train the disadvantaged to transform garbage into beautiful furniture.