Science has solved a centuries-old question: How does the mind process space?
Self-checkouts feel like a product of the disconnected Internet age, but Clarence Saunders pushed them nearly 80 years ago.
A case study in making a small country even smaller.
One of America's rising tech hubs may suffer unless it draws more foreign students to its universities—and welcomes them into the larger culture.
When it comes to targeted advertising, there's much, much worse out there.
A clever combined market and apartment project navigates strict Dutch laws for food and housing.
Kansas City, Missouri, is the latest city to pass legislation prohibiting drivers from "intimidating or injuring" walkers and bikers.
Pressure washing, bench wall replacement, direct fixation tracks—oh, my.
Hosting the games has become a sprawling, expensive, drama-filled honor.
Let's make "10 not 12!" a new mantra for saving our cities and towns.
"To have everything or nothing is not the goal. It’s whether we can make a step forward."
The popular jogging group Runners Venezuela wants to reclaim the streets after dark.
Examining swelling urban borders over the past 100 years.
As high-income people return to cities and urban neighborhoods, they bring much of their suburban lifestyle with them.
It depends on the city's density, urban planning, and health care infrastructure.
The founder of the latest social-media craze shares how design will distinguish Ello—and make it a success.
The rental market is tightening and paths to home ownership are few in the now-hip city.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Varied groups of protesters have differing demands—and differing ideas of how far they will go to be heard.