Cities have largely given up on pedestrian scrambles — but some are bringing them back.
An urban hacker from Tokyo thinks street poles should look like candy canes, and he's built the 'bot to do that.
The famed architect's vision for Tokyo's New National Stadium is gorgeous and a little intimidating.
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150 specialists, 750 buildings, 5,500 photographs, 100 years. Plus a crucial carrying case with a handle.
Using GPS technology implanted in shoes, artists envision the paths that runners love to tackle.
The Brooklyn couple behind Lineposters discuss their creative process and inspiration.
All aboard the Math Homework Express!
A recent ruling sets a precedent for transit sex abusers to roam free.
A Japanese artist fills an old phone booth with water and goldfish, to the delight of passers-by.
A new "green island" on top of a mall comes with more than 80 kinds of plants and an air purification system.
This swanky avian domicile can fit up to 78 finch families – and one human voyeur.
In Tokyo, an artist creates sculpture with old toys, plastic and wire.
The places with a disproportionate impact on what gets made, admired, and sold.
Toilet Tuesday checks in on the always-exciting Japanese bathroom scene.
A new book offers a sweeping look at how fire – and the way we’ve responded to and manipulated it – has shaped cities in every part of the world.
Poor design and over-development have put our burgeoning urban centers at serious risk.
A group of students recreate the country.
The best world capitals to raise a democratic ruckus.