No one quite agrees on what counts as America's "Midwest," but its pattern of urbanization is one of a kind.
Kids from one of San Francisco's toughest neighborhoods find joy in the surf.
How we ruined Gruen's plan for more walkable, tight-knit American downtowns.
Aaron Dunkerton wants to aid Britain's threatened sparrows by sheltering them in the fabric of urban architecture.
On the anniversary of its opening, a look back at what Walt Disney called "Black Sunday."
A street shouldn't just be about transportation, but also about civic definition and social and commercial interaction.
A new exhibition transforms the "utterly ordinary" parts of New York City life into urban icons.
A look back at the peculiar personalities of the short-lived 1890 Players' League.
OpenStreetMap and other free, online tools have allowed anyone to become a cartographer.
Oddball fans, striking landscapes and other pictures from this year's race.
A look into the mind of the often subtle urban interventionist.
Breathing walls, noise-to-music converters, and more.
Circus worker Adam Tenenbaum's front yard has become a neighborhood gathering place due to one really weird art tree.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
A new photography project captures barriers in Baghdad, Korea, Israel and Belfast.
Counterfeit copies of Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's massive sculpture are popping up across China.
Denver and Santa Monica are cracking down on fitness classes in public spaces.
Credit an Israeli designer for giving Tel Aviv its most revolting art project, ever.