Researchers recently compiled birth and death data for famous North Americans and Europeans.
One photographer's "alternative photo guide" to the city of Sofia.
The two-tiered assistance plan has long put rural recipients at a disadvantage, and touted changes may actually enforce inequality in benefits.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
A "visual sociologist" photographs dozens of small towns and their struggle to stay relevant in the 21st century.
In the middle of California's terrible drought, students boogie-boarded their way through a massive water-main break yesterday.
A new study shows the enormous effect that the EPA's brownfield remediation program has on real estate values in cities.
Those living in stand-alone homes feel just the opposite.
They prevent $7 billion in health costs every year by filtering air pollution—and they can even help with your attitude.
Why a small city like McAllen, Texas, has less total debt than Silicon Valley, but is still in worse shape.
The "poor door" controversy on Manhattan's Upper West Side is only the most outlandish example of New York's uphill battle on affordable housing.
Here comes Charlanta the Gargantua.
A new study finds that African Americans are dramatically more likely to transition back to renter status than whites.
The "great reset," continued.
It's been called "a pirate utopia." But the eviction of 3,000 residents is no solution to Caracas' glaring poverty and desperate housing shortage.
Ireland's Dublin House program will give groups of residents great plots for cheap if they commit to developing them and living in what they build.
People leave the city for many reasons. But the richest don't stray far.
At $250,000, these 200-square-foot studios are among Hong Kong's most affordable.
MARTA sees real estate as a gateway to better train and bus service.