What if blocks could be extracted, stripped of all but their essential form, and lined up for inspection? Would we know a place by the sum of its parts?
And what that tells us about international development.
A rare total eclipse momentarily darkens skies over Australia.
Nokia Maps for iPhone have (almost) everything Apple Maps doesn't.
Photographer Nick Frank discusses his sharp, colorful, deserted shots of the stylish system.
Is this Jackie Chan's long-lost grandfather?
The segregation between the rich and poor is clearer than ever.
Diverse neighborhoods had higher population growth and stronger property value growth last year – and they’re a bit pricier to begin with.
The ugly truth about what Marchetti’s Constant means for walkers almost everywhere.
The outgoing Secretary of Transportation will answer questions from Atlantic Cities readers here later this month.
Now you can book your rent-a-room by neighborhood.
Also, the Portland Loo is voted best public bathroom in Canada, and Japan deploys a toilet soccer goalie.
More and more suburbs are cropping up as hubs.
Many waterfront communities are still in a "state of torment."
One New York City neighborhood had basically given up on open space. But thanks to some new data, they were able to advocate for it, and get it.
Last week's results are very encouraging — but they're actually in line with recent success rates.
The governments of virtually all large Latin American cities now use social media to engage with citizens, and smaller cities are quickly following suit.
A city's residents understand how to make exciting streets, squares and parks. Here's how to engage them in the process.
The nation's second-largest city has approved ID cards aimed at helping the otherwise undocumented.