At a new festival in Rotterdam, the world's most fragile and temporary pavilion.
Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
You've heard the story of the city's downfall. This is the story of its comeback.
Cuba's capital celebrates its 11th art biennial.
Low-income neighborhoods often lack even the most basic pedestrian infrastructure.
At best, noise is distracting. But the distraction can have significant consequences.
The end of free time in Santa Monica.
The new frontier of augmented reality apps comes to urban art.
A sociologist and an urban historian document the community activism reshaping some of the cities hardest hit by the great recession.
Sign a waiver and pay a small fee, and you can destroy all sorts of furniture, electronics, even mannequins.
Seoul is the most recent city to claim the record, broken 30 times in 24 years.
Researchers in Grenoble, France, have developed a wallpaper that blocks wireless internet signals from leaking out of your home.
Has the city's public-works department gone rogue?
Researchers identify a method to reuse heat from steel factories to warm homes.
How train tracks helped deliver new life to Birmingham, Alabama.
A festival transforms Waltham, Massachusetts, into a place worthy of Jules Verne's admiration.
How Nationals Park, to the surprise of its neighbors, is leading to a better community.
How bikeable is your city?
A photographer documents the way residents of Amman, Jordan, get around.