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IBM released a parking survey of drivers in 20 cities around the world. Find out which cities give drivers the biggest headache.
September 29, 2011, 3:46 PM PDT | By Tyler Falk
Walk Score is already a popular tool for exploring the walkability of your city. Now, their latest project will help you find the commutability of your workplace, and maybe even save you precious...
September 27, 2011, 7:30 PM PDT | By Tyler Falk
With few regulations on air quality and people packing into cities at a staggering rate, urban air quality in developing countries is exceedingly poor. And it’s having a huge impact on...
September 27, 2011, 5:14 AM PDT | By Tyler Falk
Chicago’s O’Hare airport is using open terminal space for a new aeroponic garden to supply restaurants in the airport with fresh produce.
September 26, 2011, 5:09 AM PDT | By Tyler Falk
Disney World and state fairs are walkable paradises, and people love them. So why aren’t more of our cities and towns modeled after the aspects that make them great?
September 22, 2011, 4:05 PM PDT | By Tyler Falk
23 million people in the U.S. live in places without easy access to fresh food, but one Seattle startup has come up with an innovative way to get fresh food into urban areas that need it the most.
September 21, 2011, 6:46 PM PDT | By Tyler Falk
What if Fukushima had contaminated Tokyo with dangerous levels of radiation? A film far more haunting for its resemblance to every day life than to Half Life.
September 21, 2011, 7:08 AM PDT | By Christopher Mims
Jeanne Gang, named a MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, designs beauty, sustainability into her skyscrapers. Check out her most impressive work in downtown Chicago.
September 20, 2011, 6:59 PM PDT | By Tyler Falk
When the chain of artificial islands in Longkou Bay is compete, they will comprise an area as big as Manhattan from its southern tip all the way to Central Park, but with vastly more ocean-front...
September 20, 2011, 12:46 PM PDT | By Christopher Mims
Audi’s new online tool measures driver frustration in U.S. cities using tweets and other factors. Find out where drivers are the most frustrated right now.
September 19, 2011, 4:42 AM PDT | By Tyler Falk