Singapore

Using Insights and Incentives to End Rush Hour

A start-up called Urban Engines believes data analysis and commuter lotteries can help cities reduce congestion.

Nicer Transit Stations Attract More Riders

But balancing quality and cost is no easy task.

Aerial Views Show Just How Awful the Fire-Smog Over Singapore Has Become

And this could go on for several weeks.

10 Ways to Improve High-Density Cities

Ideas for enhancing safety, affordability, and quality of life.

Indian Trains Will No Longer Dump Human Waste Onto the Tracks

Also, a look at Singapore's intense campaign to reform dag-nasty bathrooms.

Even the Smell of Cigarettes Changes How We Use Public Spaces

Smokers and the battle for the outdoors.

Singapore: The Reluctant World Capital of Tiny Homes

The city-state is on its way to being overrun with pint-sized condos. The government wants it to stop.

Singapore Airport Unveils the 'World's Largest Kinetic Art Sculpture'

"Kinetic Rain" is airport art that actually doesn't suck.

Ad Campaign of the Day: Promoting Secret Sex in Singapore

A condom company is developing products for sexual privacy in this ultra-dense city-state, such as a screen that fits over car windows to make the vehicle look empty.

Singapore Reinvests in its Famed Food Hawker Centers

It's been 26 years since the last hawker center was built, but the city-state still sees social value in their enterprise