We need get the housing market back to normal as quickly as possible. So isn't reauthorizing the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act a no-brainer?
About 70 percent of America's elementary schools still rely on slow internet connections. But in rural areas, the challenges—and costs—make getting broadband particularly complicated.
Wednesdays are for anxiety. Suicidal thoughts peak on Sundays. Can a new trove of data help us find better ways to well-being?
It may sound obvious, but it's a big problem in cities across the country.
Designer James Victore has a lot of strong opinions about the dumb fonts employed by local businesses.
Real-life climate researchers have lent their likenesses to this skeptic-destroying comic series.
Nevada’s Gigafactory deal is just the latest of the roughly $70 billion in incentives governments have given companies since the mid-1970s.
The Eyeballer: An easy alternative to banging a bunch of holes in your wall.
We should investigate the many ways hackers could disrupt self-driving cars before we begin deploying them.
Introducing a phone-shaped block that does nothing—except free you from smartphone shackles.
More cities are trying to make crossing the street less deadly by handing out low-tech flags. But does this just make walkers seem weird?
Several new efforts to clean up London's long-polluted waterway appear to be working. One day soon, you might even be able to take a slime-free swim.
There's a sharp divide between liberal coastal states leading the charge against fossil fuels and the conservative, inland states that still depend on them.
Mexico owes the U.S. a lot of water—but that country is experiencing a major drought, too.
The future of burial might be interactive—or it might be eco-compostable.
Affordability and public support is helping a handful of Southern U.S. cities seem more attractive to entrepreneurs. But can it last?
Blame more hot weather and longer droughts for a predicted uptick in land-blackening blazes.
In every urban demographic group in our State of City poll, the majority commuted by car.
Navigation apps are transforming the way we experience urban environments, for better and for worse.