We consume these places without thinking, like potato chips in front of the television, and America is full of them.
When comparing areas on the fringe to growth in metros, the exurbs are gaining big.
No, it doesn't cause water shortage. But sprawl can exacerbate some of its impacts, in at least two ways.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Research reveals why highly creative people who are open to new experience find themselves drawn to certain places.
A city agency is giving local kids paint and skateboards in the hopes of helping them make their neighborhoods better.
Stilted homes over the water are being taken down by the government, leaving thousands homeless.
Where are the most tolerant metro areas?
He argues against requiring developers to build family-friendly units downtown.
One landlord racked up more than 700 violations.
The West African metropolis has hit 21 million, surpassing Cairo.
With 13,000 gallons of beer about to get skunked in a power outage, a Northern Virginia brewery found that it had many, many friends.
Metros where housing is already expensive, especially in California and the Pacific Northwest, are seeing the biggest increases in average rents.
By 2031, this summer's Olympic site should be a dense checkerboard of housing and parkland.
With limited public access until the games conclude, a preview of London's Olympic Village.
Could future generations live on a diet of exoskeleton inside this self-sustaining cricket hive?
It's cities versus suburbs in these maps of population growth.
This incredible penthouse might be out of your price range, but looking is free.
Canadians make up the largest share.