A new online mapping project is aimed at dismantling the Kentucky city’s grim legacy of racial segregation.
Young photographers infiltrated academic slide libraries with radical images of a changing Los Angeles.
Ponte City, Africa’s tallest apartment block, is a mainstay of movies about the end of the world—but it was once an apartheid-era architectural triumph.
A study finds that black residents in gentrifying neighborhoods are more likely to report poorer health.
Whether they’ve been leveled by wars or earthquakes, cities don’t tend to stay wastelands forever.
Zhao Liang’s latest film, Behemoth, provides a ring-side seat to the effects of rapid development, commerce, and pollution in this autonomous region of China.
A troupe grooves toward empathy—and health—as local demographics shift.
As a matter of fairness and practicality, drivers should pay for the roads they drive on.
At Freshkills Park, where the city dumped 150 million tons of its garbage, human desires and nature’s needs are feeling their way to a new harmony.