Social interaction can be encouraged by our built environment. But it isn't always.
Are the electronic retailer's latest closures a shift away from the giant strip mall model?
A flexible bookshelf that expands with your literary collection.
The doctor behind Hangover Heaven promises his IV treatment will erase your worst hangover in as little as 45 minutes.
Dire warnings prepare residents for the worst.
At events all over the country, neighbors who want their money to stay local are swarming mom-and-pop shops.
Small improvements in roof and road reflectivity are estimated to help create big reductions in carbon emissions.
Teen births follow the same fault lines of religion, politics, and class that divide Americans.
Most smaller commercial buildings can't afford energy retrofits on their own. But what if they banded together?
The spread-out city will implement a privately-funded, 4,000-bike system later this year.
Artist Tom Fruin, who works with materials like crushed beer cans and drug bags, created this recycled wonder for a new hotel in Williamsburg.
Under-the-radar but exciting new buildings.
Over the last century, old English villas became de facto apartment buildings, with pasts full of secrets and stories.
Can you tell which of these "facts" are true about Newark's firefighting, robber-tackling, erotic fiction-inspiring mayor?
Watch a group of jumpers parachute down a basilica.
Protesters stopped Ukraine's richest man from "spitting on the soul" of the city by demolishing buildings in a historic site.
True silence may be impossible to find in New York City, but these spots are as close as you can get.
These statistics offer fresh insights into the importance of walking.
An advocacy group is growing as the city prepares to pay more attention to its walkers.