The line would connect Tokyo and Osaka, two urban centers heading into dramatic population decline.
A digital reality tour of five classic New York locations still here, and five since gone.
The architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group built a giant maze in Washington, D.C. Cities everywhere should get one.
Biologists say the majestic swimmers' "pump" mechanism filters the oceans of carbon.
Please note that these nigiri-themed suitcases are not edible.
Local councils have no power to regulate how many betting shops pop up or where, and the numbers have gotten out of hand.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
The Patterson House, a historic mansion in the District of Columbia, is being converted into very small units for young one-percenters.
"Smarty Pins” uses miles as a scoring system—run out and you’re done.
Families have lived on Isle de Jean Charles for generations. Within two years, it will probably be underwater.
Independence Day celebrations are an economic boost for communities. And with budgets tight, there are several ways towns can avoid canceling their shows.
Art galleries have a lot of mirrors, and the robots are snapping oddly compelling pics of themselves in front of them.
SurveyLA is using a pilot version of special software to document the city's historic architecture. Yes, L.A. has some of that.
A New York art exhibit explores the scars war left on the landscape.
Ten percent of ZIP codes in the San Jose metro have median home values of more than $2 million.
The more cities that adopt bike-share systems, the plainer the need for coordination between them.
The growing popularity of bike-share represents a shift toward embracing shared-transport networks. But there's a much larger picture to consider.
The developers of Human have complied user data into stunning visualizations that show how and where we get around.
Sustainability is a necessary buzzword for any mega-event, but reality often falls far short.