- Follow this blog:
An urban video game in Madrid is another example of a new trend: fun urbanism.
January 19, 2012, 9:28 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
The number of headphone-wearing pedestrians who have been either seriously injured or killed near roads and trains has tripled in the last six years.
January 19, 2012, 6:37 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
In the last two years, rapid urbanization and changing weather patterns have lead to major flash floods in Singapore. Requiring rooftop gardens on buildings could help solve the problem.
January 18, 2012, 9:09 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Forget about the city of the future for a second. Where can we find the world’s smartest cities today?
January 17, 2012, 9:49 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Recycled shipping containers are being used for everything from pop-up grocery stores in Seattle to a mall in London. Now Starbucks is jumping on the bandwagon. Will it be the new icon of fast food?
January 17, 2012, 8:26 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
For the first time in the history of China, more of its mainland population are living in cities than in rural villages.
January 17, 2012, 5:03 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
In an effort to build a greener waste management system, Mexico City has closed one of the world’s largest landfills, but the transition has been messy.
January 16, 2012, 7:53 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
New York’s bus services took a major step forward with the launch of their real-time bus tracking technology.
January 13, 2012, 12:20 PM PST | By Tyler Falk
A video shows how Madrid transformed a congested highway into an impressive urban park, and reclaimed a significant river in the process.
January 13, 2012, 9:03 AM PST | By Tyler Falk
Next month, Indianapolis will host its first Super Bowl. But long before the opening kickoff, the city has been busy getting a facelift.
January 12, 2012, 5:39 PM PST | By Tyler Falk