When major cities embrace climate and energy initiatives, the communities around them inevitably follow.
Organizers are trying to sell the Olympics as 'Britain’s games.' But England's non-Londoners aren't buying it.
The creative class has opened up new avenues of advancement for women and minorities, but its existence has failed to put an end to long-standing divisions.
Canadians make up the largest share.
In a city with politics in its life's blood, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal gleams with compromise.
After six years of decline, more architects now report designing larger homes. But that doesn't necessarily mean what you think it means.
Maybe. But we should be doing that ourselves.
Hasn't everyone wanted to see this happen?
Gothenburg, Sweden, makes its public planning process interactive with an online map.
The CUBE, a mobile restaurant and event space, has graced landmarks in Brussels and Milan. Now it's headed to England in time for the Games.
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Pictures from the annual Coney Island parade.
A group of hardcore Finnish free-ski stylists are making amazing videos amid the urban landscapes of Northern and Eastern Europe.
A new website streamlines the process for creating parklets, art installations, bike parking and more.
The proliferation of green building standards and evaluations mean more choices about which program to prioritize.
Police typically identify gang territories by tracking crime, graffiti and other clues. But a simple ecological equation might do the job even better.
The controversial American Legislative Exchange Council appears to be behind a new effort to unravel local zoning and regulatory authority across the country.
1,100 Dumpsters are transformed into pinhole cameras.
It may look like a radioactive Chambered Nautilus initiating a cranial death-grip, but the builders of the LumaHelm see a universe of possibility in its bizarre light-shell.