When major cities embrace climate and energy initiatives, the communities around them inevitably follow.
It may look like a radioactive Chambered Nautilus initiating a cranial death-grip, but the builders of the LumaHelm see a universe of possibility in its bizarre light-shell.
A proto-GPS used punch cards to direct drivers.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
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Researchers at the City College of New York think they've found a way to use coffee to neutralize a city's most unpleasant odor.
The fabric glows when the pious point it toward the Muslim holy city.
An educational film from Chevrolet explains what it took to make an accurate map.
This chart might break your brain.
Is this what passes as "genuine Italian pizza" nowadays?
Our weekly look at the loos that matter.
Mapping where emergencies are happening in the U.S.
Carrying a 40-pound rig with 15 cameras in it, no less.
Right now, civic-minded digital innovation is done mostly by volunteer hackathons and app contests. Code for America has a plan to change that.
Serving up the latest and most piquant of public bathroom news.
Profiles of cities, their people and their dramas.
Witness the evolution of NYC's billion-square-foot roofscape in the face of climate change.
How ubiquitous data and smart city infrastructure may change urban experience.
A specialized Street View collaboration with UNESCO has a lot to offer fans of urban exploration.