The fight against places that lack character and distinctiveness.
It can detect sounds of up to 300kHz. To compare, the teenagers chilling outside the 7-11 can hear a pathetic 20kHz.
Once, developers dreamed of building "the largest amusement park in Asia." But no longer.
How the paint and varnish lobby used the Cold War to sell property upkeep.
French pedestrians take more "risks" at crosswalks than the Japanese, says a new study.
And how the city plans to bring it back to life.
Evolving designs for the Golden State Warriors' planned new home.
Gigantic crocheted alligators, luminous glowing water spurts, and more.
The analog face of the "Time Traveller" displays the time in 16 of the world's 24 time zones using famous city landmarks.
A Buffalo light show aims to turn the city's symbols of decline into a flashy tourist draw.
Sarah Lawrence, a design student, also created a cake map of the city's bakeries.
The photographer, while visiting the site again in 2010 said, "none of this is familiar."
The proposed 116-story Imperial Tower will offer a slew of sustainable options.
Can the city densify and improve connectivity without losing its character and funky mix of ethnic eateries and small businesses?
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
No sleep til Brooklyn.
The baseball team ditched CGI ship fights for streetscapes and signature Pittsburgh imagery.
But bureaucratic snares and funding mishaps have jeopardized the process.
From Indonesia to Morocco, twenty examples of great design via the Aga Khan Award shortlist.