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.
It's basically a giant hole in the ground, designed to withstand Japanese earthquakes.
Communities across the world remember and agitate for changes to nuclear regulations.
Who's been to more cities, you or 007?
Find the Kabuki actors, sushi rolls, and emoticons hidden in this massive mural.
The World Cities Culture Report came out today, and most of what you thought is true.
We're calling B.S. on this fully armed, $1.3 million deathbot.
From a Lady Liberty comb to 'I Heart London' nail clippers.
In the future, urban planners could lose their jobs to ultra-efficient slime molds.
There are skyscrapers. And then there are skypenetrators, like the X-Seed 4000.
The Japanese-designed gadget plays the offending speaker's words back to them in a highly irritating way.
This incredible penthouse might be out of your price range, but looking is free.
Where urban morals, margins, and mainstream converge — under cover of a neon glow.
Near-field communication — which turns your phone into your fares, ads, and more — has shown both promise and problems.
Here's how one Tokyo designer imagines it.
Wartime cartography shows how U.S. bombing of Japan shifted from military targets to cities in general.