Rjukan, Norway, just created a town square-sized light box.
"St. Louis is sort of an underdog. We're scrappy. We're gritty. This city has been through a lot of shit."
This is nothing like banning soda.
In the time it takes to gestate a baby, architects say they'll have finished a structure that hits 838 meters — ten meters higher than the Burj Khalifa.
Thanks to the gigantic Sandy Relief bill and Governor Chris Christie's insistence on rebuilding, much of the area has made progress.
The business of publishing and selling books will continue its radical change. But some things are eternal.
Kirk Crippens has been taking pictures of Stockton, California, since its housing bubble famously burst.
This new solar-powered device is infinitely re-chargable.
The occasionally precious, often bizarre knick-knacks now for sale in London to celebrate the birth of an heir.
Exhibits include objects made by or for U.S. prisoners, fake vomit from around the world, and a series of stolen tip jars.
Herbert Baglione's loathsome shadow-creatures sprout from old wheelchairs and slide into darkened rooms in this fantastically atmospheric intervention.
Mirror City mashes up views of Chicago, San Francisco, San Diego, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles.
A brief history of the least glamorous occupational holiday.
Animal care organizations report a quadrupling of kidnappings in recent years, buoyed by robust ransom opportunities.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
In Brooklyn, a one-year installation houses a bike park, an urban farm, a lawn for movie screenings, and a placid green space.
Need to get from the bedroom into the foyer? Try one of these quirky chutes.