By 2017, the wetlands of East London’s Upper Lea Valley will be preserved on a scale unmatched by any other European city. But 2,000 new homes will get built there, too.
A Berlin-based art-action duo has been identified as the source of recently placed flags that incited security concerns and fear among New Yorkers. Here are some of their other stunts.
MIT visualizes how the city is swarming with rodent-based complaints.
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A look at the aging symbols of Greece's pre-crisis spending.
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How public-private partnerships have enabled the New Zealand city to rebound from a earthquake stronger than ever.
If trends continue, we'll all soon be riding extremely well-designed mopeds.
140 years ago, the only thing that hung out on urban roofs was wet laundry. But over time, height conquered all.
Tiny structures sway with a magnetic field to redirect fluid and sunlight.
Bundling parking with living space structurally raises the cost of urban life.
Since we're not the ones navigating, do we really need geographically accurate diagrams?
Well-designed, simple signs can solve real problems for gender-nonconforming people while diffusing political noise.
A design based on James Hoge's creation debuted in Cleveland on August 5, 1914.
As the Golden State's worst drought on record rages on, a niche industry emerges.
Zootopia will move visitors through animal habitats from three continents via three modes of mirrored transportation.