At the Cascadia Rail Summit outside Seattle, a fledgling scheme to bring high-speed rail from Portland to Vancouver found an enthusiastic reception.
Fears of congestion and a powerful taxi lobby have long kept ride-hailing apps out of transit-friendly Vancouver, British Columbia. That’s about to change.
To combat the exodus of its working and middle classes, the city needs an aggressive affordable housing strategy—and fast.
One man is on a mission to map bird-on-human aggression around the world.
Community events and a little friendly competition simplify the enormous task of slashing ecological footprints.
The Canadian city already hosts a range of companies, from Amazon to Hootsuite. After President Trump’s executive order, it could really capitalize on a tech sector built by foreign workers.
Through new research and exhibitions, historians are racing to preserve stories from the forced relocation of Americans and Canadians of Japanese descent during World War II.
It’s in Canada, where the 14,864-mile path will be fully completed in 2017.
Heavy doesn’t have to mean ugly.
A very neighborly Canadian solution for that out-of-nowhere downpour.
A U.K. designer is using open data to produce dramatic t-shirts of cities from Phoenix to Beijing.
Watch it swoop over the horizon with this time-lapse footage.
Use a simple Black & Decker to scoot along for miles—or install drywall, your choice.
The city's toxin-ridden hawks are so contaminated they're "flameproof."
A new data tool shows society pays $9.20 for every dollar spent in a car.
An annotated, chart-filled review of 12 studies from around the world.
The Burrard Street Bridge is a case study in pushing a difficult policy.
Over the course of 3 years, pregnant women living in Vancouver’s greenest neighborhoods delivered healthier babies than those in less tree-lined communities.
A network of Internet-connected undersea microphones is picking up more than whale songs.
It took very concerted policy efforts going back to the early 1990s.