Berlin's 1936 Olympic Village once housed Nazis and Soviets. Today, there's an effort to convert the neglected site into a museum.
A new book documents the tradition, commerce and politics of colorful bardas de baile.
What do you do, for instance, when you can't get a visa to pedal through Pakistan?
New Haven's once sketchy Chatham Square is now safe, with annual festivals that draw visitors from around the city.
A video captures the dizzying pace of building in the country.
Illuminated nightscapes are a new worldwide arena, where global cities will compete for recognition.
The makers of the grass-covered "Babilawn" claim it makes ugly A/C units "aesthetically pleasing" from both "inside and out."
Public transit nerds, prepare to geek out.
A peek at how the city's changed on its 284th birthday.
Leni Schwendinger is leading a community effort to rethink the way neighborhoods look after dark.
Just not always for the better: "I've deliberately designed maps that are deliberately horrible to look at, and succeeded."
A round-up of the best stories on urbanism we've come across in the last 7 days.
On this Japanese island, you no longer have to ask strangers to take your group photos.
Martin Adolfsson photographs upper-class subdivisions around the world without permission.
If Alice Austen weren't a real person, some novelist might have had to invent her.
A full moon can cause nights of shorter, worse sleep, according to European researchers.
Hundreds of wheat-pastes tell the weird tale of a man and his magical, pointy stick.
The Everybody Street trailer captures the "visceral rush" of shooting from the perspective of the medium's masters.
Rjukan, Norway, just created a town square-sized light box.