Each of these individuals shared their stories with the years-long HIGHRISE project, produced by the National Film Board of Canada.
Ignacio Evangelista's "The Line on the Map" captures the stark, literal division between nations.
Artist Olafur Eliasson called on 10 top architecture firms to create scaled-down structures with Legos—which viewers are free to pick apart.
The oil spill stretches for about four miles, according to Coast Guard officials.
You may soon be able to (legally) explore part of Los Angeles that began sliding into the sea in the 1920s.
The latest images from Philadelphia, where Tuesday night’s Amtrak derailment has left at least six dead and dozens injured.
A new book explores the architectural history and classic beauty of one of Los Angeles' most beloved attractions.
Photographer Colin Winterbottom also captured the hard work of the crews responsible for building and maintaining the city's monuments.
"Four little hooligans with silver spoons in their mouths will not succeed in ruining the Expo," says Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
Scenes from Saturday's march and rally against police brutality.
On Thursday, members of the "No Expo" movement took to the streets. Tens of thousands more are expected to march against the event Friday.
An artist's collection of "postcards" offers a grim and hilarious view of the hyper-developing city.
After hours of rioting around the city, the clean-up begins.
Rescue efforts continue in Nepal's capital.
Artist Gail Victoria Braddock Quagliata walked the whole borough to document each instance of this cultural institution.
A striking new photography book lifts the curtain on the people and places of Burma, from its time under a military dictatorship to the present day.
The dead behemoth that appeared south of San Francisco is "emaciated."
British photographer Marcus Lyon creates apocalyptic images of what cities might look like if left to grow out of control.
A photographer captures everyday life in Jodhpur, a city in the western desert state of Rajasthan.