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.
But its factories remain very inefficient, even though there are cost-saving technologies available. Why?
In New York's Brownsville community, a large-scale art project aims to do more than just beautify.
A private car service has released hilarious commercials making the city's after-hours transit look unruly. But that's exactly its enduring appeal.
Rowhouse additions offend the sensibilities of some homeowners. But when cities protect their interests, they do so at the expense of residents.
Pollution in China's capital is now near a level unlivable for humans.
An amusing invention with a dark origin story.
"Sardines" collapse down to just a fifth their full size.
A Copenhagen urban-biking staple finds its way to Chicago.
A new report finds that higher intelligence is linked with rural-to-city migration, and with city-to-suburb movement.
The full catalog of USGS topographic surveys is now all on one site and searchable by city.
To put it all together, you'll have to trek to a vantage point on top of a Belgian hotel.
The longtime East Coast gaming hub faces a wave of closings. What will happen to its infrastructure?
The DOT plans emergency procedures to save the Highway Trust Fund, which will go bust in August if Congress doesn't take action.
The city-state stages its largest demonstration in a decade as living standards continue to plummet under 17 years of Chinese control.
A Philadelphia Museum of Art expansion tests whether building a Frank Gehry design is always good for a city. Especially when it doesn't look very Frank Gehry.
As CO2 levels rise, coral-reef fish seem to lose the ability to recognize each other.