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A Yale researcher spends two years riding around, documenting the rules of "social disengagement."
Constructing the necessary "religious infrastructure" takes much more effort in existing dense neighborhoods.
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Turns out a weirdly named landmark can be quite beneficial to the local economy.
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A UCLA researcher makes the case for several ways to cut noise at transit stations in the middle of freeways.
The Games infrastructure is woven into the fabric of the city.
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Portland designers crafted this leather strap to make carrying a bicycle a little easier.
A former chief in Stockton, California, is making $204,000 a year. This is unsustainable, and it needs to stop.
The brand police investigate a bucket full of non-Durex condoms. Perhaps they're taking this whole sponsor protection thing a bit far.
Communities across the world remember and agitate for changes to nuclear regulations.
A multi-city study of wastewater shows how drug use varies.
We need other ways of quantifying walkability on our nation’s streets.
A series of ads aims to restore civility to the Paris subway.
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