If the federal government stops funding scientific research, cities might have to pick up the slack.
The city hopes to declutter its 662 miles of track to prevent train-delaying debris fires.
This year’s list of 144 finalists includes a bike-powered hot tub, a drive-in theater for African history, and a marketplace for immigrant cuisine.
What if the city’s transit stops were renamed according to their most popular hashtags? Next stop: #cronut.
A startup debuted a bracelet to protect newborns from hypothermia.
A new open-source tool lets users compare the structure of cities around the world.
The advertisement uses smoke detectors to push a range of tobacco-cessation aids.
The flimsy pages and patriotic designs betray just how many security measures are hidden inside.
An Italian project maps how climate change is now shifting the nation’s boundaries.
Six states in Europe’s normally passport-free Schengen Area have brought back passport controls. So what’s coming next?
The latest round of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams program encourages cities to find solutions based on data analysis and a human-centered approach.
Will your city go into triage mode, double down on progressive policies, or flex its financial muscle in 2017?
But it’s not the highly coveted numbers cities need. How helpful is the company’s new data tool?
U.K. coal use fell off a cliff in 2016. What comes next is complex, but promising.
A dispatch from the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, where robo-cars were on full display—and predictions about how we’ll use them were flying.
The Facebook founder wants to get out and see more of America in 2017. He should think more carefully about his own back yard.
From mock customer-service scenarios to simulations of technical procedures, VR is branching out in the workplace.
A sampling of city-focused events around the world. This month: housing policy, innovations in design and technology, urban watersheds, and more.