Your cell phone may provide the insight planners need to develop more efficient roads.
The strange factors that impact whether we're content where we live.
What three cities in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area can teach us about the outcomes of transit access and coverage.
Places to Grow is certainly ambitious. Here's a look at the successes and challenges a couple years in.
The Portland Loo's defense-first design has freed it from becoming a beaten-down haven for illegal activity
Urban areas around the country are drying up - are there any easy solutions?
In a new documentary, a trio of doctors examine why diseases like diabetes and obesity have sky-rocketed
A new plan will bring residents to the river's edge for shopping and hanging out
It isn't just about the number of buildings
How the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum walked the tightrope between its founder's wishes and a sleek new design
A group of MIT scientists chronicles the long, sad journey of our waste
A group outlines eight key pillars of sustainable communities
According to a new study, the secret is stores that attract outsiders
A designer in Milan lays out six innovative ideas for a "bio-diverse metropolis"
A report suggests that high-speed rail would make the state healthier, greener and less congested
New evidence of a "sprawling metropolis" that existed in East St. Louis from 1000-1300 A.D.
New apartments at the College of William & Mary will cut energy consumption by about 75 percent
An environmental law that sometimes keeps the region from building housing that's close to jobs
Activists have opposed everything from environmental regulations to smart growth. What kind of long-term impact will they have?