Chicago residents are scratching their heads over this age-old mystery.
A study in San Francisco's Presidio District suggests birds are adapting to the increasingly noisy city.
According to a study, expats are not so good at following local rules.
If you can't avoid a car commute, maybe you can slightly change what time you do it.
The designers of this proposed Amsterdam river bridge get a little too whimsical for their own good.
An artistic new poster, on sale at Etsy.
The touring project will revert to an earlier site after concerns over gentrification came to a boil.
A former bookkeeper embezzled more than $300,000 from nuns and other news.
Despite initial skepticism, a 6 ½ Avenue would merely legitimize behavior that is already happening.
How a Portland foodstuff distributor brought his company into the city.
Forget to turn off the oven, or close the garage, or feed the cat? Your house knows.
Themed real estate developments have spread urban mimicry all over the world. But why do we want these places?
How a newspaperman in Oklahoma City revolutionized downtown parking.
Metro areas generate 93 percent of the world’s patented inventions.
Chef Rachel Khoo shows how she cooks in the city's smallest eatery.
French photographers Lucie & Simon have cleansed major cities of their troublesome humanity, creating empty, dread-filled urban landscapes.
A product that unexpectedly combines electricity and nature.
A time-lapse film highlights both the serene and the chaotic nature of the city's famous subway system.
Etsy acquired the city of Portland; Boulder's electric company cut off service for residents who voted against it; Philadelphia unveiled a pedestrian lane for distracted texters.