Green roofs are great for the environment. Turns out they're great for tired workers, too.
Garbage mounds and delayed trains, or annoying techies and no nightlife?
A new organization says that restoring the park's historic arches would result in fewer collisions between pedestrians and cyclists.
New photos of the 2nd Avenue line suggest a pretty bold change in station tile style.
What if an intersection could tell when you were coming, and adapted to your needs?
The iconic Riviera will close its doors Monday and prepare for implosion as the Strip gets reinvented for a new generation.
Any dead street in Adelaide is fair game for an experiment in bringing it to life.
Bid on time with artists, curators, and others in the design field at the Van Alen Institute's "experience auction" fundraiser.
An artist's collection of "postcards" offers a grim and hilarious view of the hyper-developing city.
Get ready to cringe.
This architectural concept sounds like something from Under the Dome.
An "augmented reality" app and series of short films—projected on city infrastructure—will tell the story behind Quebec's biggest city.
A new calculator reminds us that every bite of food, every mile we drive, and every light switch we flip relies on the wet stuff.
Hundreds of millions of migratory birds are disoriented by city lights, leading to a "fatal attraction" to brightly lit windows.
Artist Gail Victoria Braddock Quagliata walked the whole borough to document each instance of this cultural institution.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
It became an outdated and leaky facility rather quickly, but it also brought Atlantans and a wave of redevelopment back to the urban core.
An upcoming residential tower on 44th Street in Manhattan is only 47 feet wide. Can super-slender in-fill projects help NYC's housing squeeze?
An illuminating new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York focuses on the legacy of historic preservation.