A new study finds that "active" road signs may make drivers more attentive.
Police-worn body cameras may be necessary, but we still need citizens who are brave enough to capture video of conflict.
A new power system called Thread adds outlets to any room without construction.
A new photojournalism project documents the quiet spread of these maligned predators into cities.
The "Cowolt" would use cattle's body heat to charge phones and lamps.
Video footage taken by a bystander played a key role in the arrest of a North Charleston police officer on murder charges Tuesday.
Carbon emissions from cars continue to climb in urban metros because of commuters.
The poor spend relatively more on what will keep them alive, because they must, and the rich spend more on what will keep them rich, because they can.
A new data tool shows society pays $9.20 for every dollar spent in a car.
Miami and Detroit—yes, Detroit—make serious strides in Walk Score's newest rankings.
A new zoning code in Bellevue will allow "single-housekeeping units" in single-family homes, but no student boarders.
Los Angeles isn't the only jurisdiction that's been forced to confront its sidewalk problems by disability-rights advocates, and it won't be the last.
Least. Confusing. Parking sign. Ever.
A new study looks at whether or not a college degree can chip away at income disparities.
This animated data viz reveals that aliens don't shy away from cities.
The bladeless "Windwheel" would have a hotel and an odd kind of roller coaster.
Who's most worried about global warming in America?
New research examines how second-generation immigrants assimilate into rough urban environments.
A new study argues it happened all the way back when we invented farming.