A new radar system can show us exactly how much rain is falling in a given spot.
A proposal to help the unbanked (and often undocumented).
Ulan Bator's explosive growth has left new residents without affordable housing, meaning 60 percent of the city lives in tent settlements off the grid.
The generalized collapse of the country’s economy continues.
Somehow, we find ourselves living in a world where children outside is a nuisance.
Actually, there's never been a time like that. Why do people think otherwise?
Few groups, two researchers argue, are more hypocritical than urbanists discussing gentrification.
Instead of coveting some trendy system, let's spend a little more time fixing the ones we've got.
The furniture giant's 2014 catalog lets shoppers "place" virtual furniture around their homes. That idea was prophesied in 1999's Fight Club.
When was the last time your museum experience involved a painting you can climb into or disembodied eyes following you in a room?
What to do when the entire world confuses you with your political rival 500 miles away.
Timing is everything in this ingenious new street art.
A brilliant plan to hit scofflaws where it really hurts.
What began with the complaints of three women against the San Diego mayor has snowballed into allegations of crude come-ons from more than a dozen.
Meet the "SkySweeper."
International passengers are still stranded while officials come up with alternative plans.
"I've been riding the subway for 15 years, and this is the weirdest thing I've seen."
The poor, the homeless, renters, and anyone who doesn't aspire to buy a house.
Bayou Corne is the biggest ongoing disaster in the United States you haven't heard of.