Two Yale architects pose the question in an ambitious research project.
For the next two years, San Francisco will get to stare at a shimmering, ever-changing galaxy of lights on the Bay Bridge.
It's only for three days, so catch it if you can.
People who traveled east of San Francisco to view the Bay Lights could see nothing but cold rain and horrible traffic.
Aquaponics uses fish to create soil-less farms that can fit into cities much easier.
A new book provides some crucial perspective on Michigan's most embattled municipality.
Scenes from the streets of Yangon.
Clothing label DKNY used photographer Brandon Stanton's images without his permission, but this story has a happy ending.
Meet the man whose Tumblr page chronicles the highs and lows of bar loos.
Why the newest edition of the city-building game has fans in revolt.
In the 1970s, the city wanted to demolish the downtown. But residents stepped in, saving the 1920s-era icon.
10,000 came out in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Evidence suggests colors, natural light and design can improve healing times.
Photographer Alejandro Cartagena captures intimate scenes of informal commuting.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
The photographs are great; the story is even better.
And you thought your public art was gross.
Problems keep piling up at the construction site that will eventually become Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
Why do pigeons bob their heads? Do squirrels know where they hide their nuts? And other questions answered in this new art-meets-science book.