A new simulation shows that comfortable rides can come with big congestion costs.
Record-breaking snow is expected across the Northeast.
Several cities are trying out new ways of encouraging low-income residents to sign up.
Frustrated locals say they are concerned about the suppression of creativity.
Illuminate a room in a classy way, while also making it seem the world is upside down.
Artist Catherine Borg's newest project finds Sin City amid photographs taken for the 1995 film Casino.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Ambitious architects tend to cluster in the same metropolises: New York, Chicago, L.A. (not to mention Beijing and London). But when they strike out for second-tier cities, it can be a win-win.
Inside a city that works hard at keeping the jungle in "urban jungle."
What recent stories about where Americans want to live get wrong.
Many people in the U.S. carpool, walk, and use public transit to get to work—but most are still hacking traffic in a car, all alone.
Is the company destroying full-time work, entrenching us in part-time purgatory, or empowering America's most independent workers?
Ideas that help distinguish the service from a regular old bus.
These discoid ice sheets are formed by the motion of waves.
Light pollution has taken away our ability to see the Milky Way. Can we still save the stars?
A tower reminiscent of potted meat will complement the city's other food-shaped buildings.
Hold your kids tight, folks.
A filmmaking contest reveals the complexities of life in one of the world's most expensive cities.
New York's long-heralded swipe-free subway payment system may not arrive until 2022.