Designers in the Mexican city of León try to revive an ailing industry with furniture best described as "oil-slick chic."
A London gardening project aims to plant food up and down a city bus line.
We need a legal framework that creates many different types and scales of building around public transportation.
An online tool visualizes various unpleasant water-scarce scenarios.
Plans are emerging for an electric-powered truck highway in the ports of L.A. and Long Beach.
Bringing the public into public policy decision-making is no longer a matter of “one-and-done.”
Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
At best, noise is distracting. But the distraction can have significant consequences.
Researchers identify a method to reuse heat from steel factories to warm homes.
How train tracks helped deliver new life to Birmingham, Alabama.
An exemplary development with first-class green infrastructure and mixed-income housing.
They used to be radicals, now they're establishment. Has it changed their approach to development?
42 percent of Americans could be obese by 2030 - why aren't we doing more to fight this?
The best way to make cities greener might be teaching residents what that actually means.
We need places that foster positive human interaction, but they don't have to be urban.
A new report from the World Bank argues that a better financing system is needed to reduce emissions in China.
A new report uses reams of data to design a better transportation system.
An ancient Roman landfill offers ideas about how our old dumps could be more useful than we realize.
It's a bathroom, a planter, and a fertilizer all rolled into one.