If you think EVs are always greener, these county-level maps will take you by surprise.
A new, expansive index measures and maps the quality of life for 2,000 U.S. neighborhoods.
Surreal views of Boston, London, and Barcelona from an ultra-high-definition camera aboard the International Space Station.
“We aren’t Baywatch.”
A volatile chemical compound is being used as propellant in airbags made by Takata, the company behind the massive auto recall in the United States. Should it be?
BSMART helps the Chattanooga police give the local three-foot passing law some teeth.
From Scalia's Tears to Ruth Bader Gin & Juice to the Pride Cocktail Tree.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Etiquette rules don’t fly out the window just because everyone’s wearing feather boas. Here’s how to be respectful, even in your sequined finest.
Remember Arkanoid? It’s back—to illustrate a real-life architecture crisis.
Designers imagine ways to make electric cars safer—and symphonious.
Four cities across the world are preparing to launch the "GovCombinator."
A new report outlines the dangers posed to these workers, and the ways cities can make the job less hazardous.
The states where same-sex marriage is now legal in the United States.
A new plan outlines five corridors that have the makings of “gold standard” bus-rapid transit.
Some cities now charge residents based on how much garbage they produce. People cheat. In comes the enforcer.
Guess when it will and you might win a meeting with the mayor.
Birds and turtles eat them and die.
As OpenStreetMap grows, companies like Mapbox are a threat to the long reign of Google Maps. And that’s a good thing.