Between now and 2050, forests are one of our 'most promising' geo-engineering tools.
The biggest U.S. cities are still Democratic strongholds, but new research sheds light on why some of them aren't.
A just-launched app uses Instagram and Twitter to show younger users that their friends are already out at state parks, having a blast.
Despite economic growth in Central and Eastern Europe, the continent is still migrating to the Northwest.
Delhi's winters are characterized by thick fog that gets dramatically worse every year.
Transitmix has gone from amateur sensation to agency consideration.
Part preservation effort, part dreamscape, Elgin Park is a scale model of a semifictional 20th-century town.
A new exhibit throws viewers into the boiling plasma and eerie soundscape of the sun.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
An interactive map takes down D.C.'s urban legends. Expanded, it could offer a hyperlocal look at the lore of cities across the country.
Local reporters are speculating the beast may be sick or hurt.
Also: tiny particles of bubonic plague, anthrax, and dysentery.
A five minute long tour, from the skyscrapers to the streets.
Demolition has started on a stadium best known for providing consistently unbearable cold and wind.
Take a fresh look at the pavement under your feet.
Child clubs are forming in cities across India to identify young leaders who can speak up for the needs of children.
The dilemma with letting cops choose what to turn over—or releasing everything they see.
The makers of the ELF believe their enclosed, three-wheeled, low-carbon vehicle is the perfect transportation compromise.
Boxed Water Is Better is ... water, in a box instead of a bottle. But its main virtue is that Boxed Water is shipped better.