A new NASA map of the planet lays out the depressing geographies of smog and premature death.
And it could also lead to the eventual bust.
DIY entrepreneurs have developed ingenious—and affordable—products to satisfy the public's insatiable demand for pure air.
E-bikes are poised for a boom, but are we ready for them?
The city is rolling out a series of regulations to cut emissions over the next five years.
That's pretty scary.
Local officials say the mountainside villa on top of a Beijing apartment tower will be torn down in the next 15 days.
In a crowded country where many homes lack air conditioning, people have to get creative in order to escape the sky-high temps.
China’s Communist Party took another swipe at excessive government spending, with a five-year hiatus on constructing state buildings.
Because it's broke.
Seven out of 10 of the world’s least affordable markets are now in China.
It's an attempt to instill rule of law in Chinese cities known for their chaotic roadways.
Even strict controls haven't been able to stop them.
Gary Hustwit and Jon Pack have been photographing former Olympic sites around the world.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we' ve come across in the past seven days.
Once, developers dreamed of building "the largest amusement park in Asia." But no longer.
Only 4 of the 81 people with confirmed cases of bird flu in China have fully recovered; human transmission still can't be ruled out.
Wildly fluctuating urban air pollution is prompting some residents to seek homes elsewhere. But most Chinese cities suffer similar problems.
A new exhibition of contemporary Chinese photography charts the country's phenomenal growth from 2000 to 2012.