Solving Cities is a daily observation through the lens of the city, analyzing the physical and digital infrastructure and systems that make urban areas work more intelligently.
Researcher Noah Wilson-Rich draws attention to the striking correlations between the survival of honey bees and the future health of cities.
1 | August 23, 2012 3:00am |
Four countries allow teens to vote. Palestine is going a step further.
1 | August 22, 2012 5:53pm |
Which cities offer good pay, short commutes, and the largest number of peers for Gen Y workers?
2 | August 22, 2012 2:37pm |
Pick out your parking spot before you get into your car? You soon can in San Francisco.
August 22, 2012 3:00am |
China is looking to cities to energize its slowing economy.
1 | August 21, 2012 9:56pm |
But just how rapid will the new system be?
August 21, 2012 11:16am |
Aging water infrastructure in U.S. cities needs upgrades.
August 20, 2012 12:45pm |
Singapore is slated to lead per-capita income in 2050. Who else made the list?
7 | August 19, 2012 5:18pm |
Can an infusion of capital revive Brazil's reputation?
1 | August 18, 2012 9:51am |
Can an IndiGoGo campaign save a national treasure?
1 | August 17, 2012 7:00am |
Transit information is now available for 500 cities with Google Maps. Not bad for a Google side project.
August 16, 2012 7:03am |
High-speed rail in the Midwest to closer to becoming a reality.
3 | August 14, 2012 8:17am |
Council members announced a proposal to widen the pedestrian and bicycle paths on the infamously crowded historic bridge.
2 | August 14, 2012 3:00am |
The Olympics don't produce the tourism benefits you might expect.
August 14, 2012 3:00am |
Which cities will have the biggest impact on the global economy in 2025?
August 13, 2012 1:12pm |
The first week of private trash pick-up might foil Mayor Rob Ford's future plans for city-wide privatization.
9 | August 13, 2012 9:59am |
China is pushing to make its transportation systems more efficient with improved technology.
1 | August 13, 2012 7:28am |
Dr Alexander Kumar tells us about living in and researching the coldest, darkest place on planet earth.
2 | August 13, 2012 3:00am |
With an eye to the future, the Philippines is looking to e-trikes as an answer to transportation pollution.
8 | August 13, 2012 3:00am |
Finally, America's commuters will have an app that moves as fast as they do.
August 12, 2012 11:00am |