Take a walk around any city, and you will probably spot the signs of other
In Sydney and Melbourne, the squeeze is on. Population is booming; house prices are still
“The best airport aims to outclass itself before others do … Singapore Changi Airport.” From
Our cities have now been named as the saving places of a planet in crisis.
New buildings are rising with urban growth. Here’s why that may be a good thing.
For decades Guadalajara has been tabbed as Mexico’s most representative metropolis, even more than the
A lot of what fosters it is out of their control, but a little audacity
In the summer of 1963, the United States successfully put a gigantic ring around the
As dozens of cities try to emulate Sweden’s success, they’re learning what works and what
Algorithms can dictate whether you get a mortgage or how much you pay for insurance.
In 2016, more renewable energy was added to the global grid than ever before, and
People often link Austin, Texas, and Ann Arbor, Michigan, as sister cities. Both are home
China is no stranger to contemporary architecture that boggles the mind or appears to side-step
The Shushtar Hydraulic System in the island city of Shushtar is a complex irrigation system
Analyzing the “State of the City” speeches from urban leaders across the country gives a
In 2007 US creative cities “guru” Richard Florida was flown up to Noosa to tell the local
While Canadians freak out over avocado toast and housing prices, let’s see what’s happening with
The one thing truest about technology is that it is always evolving. These days, technology
Employment may have rebounded since the Great Recession, but the staggering regional gaps in both
On the alkali flats of north-western Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, the featureless yellow-packed playa (desert
Improved light, ventilation and heat control can boost workers’ productivity by thousands of dollars a
The U.S. government is making it more difficult for companies to quickly hire talent from
Western European cities dominate the top of our 2017 Quality of Living rankings, with Vienna
Sydney is frequently placed in the top ten of global “liveability” rankings. But despite the
Pittsburgh has declared itself an “inclusive innovation city,” meaning it is committed to making sure
Prof Colin Ellard was walking past the rows of new-build towers that dominate the west
In the 1930s, the U.K. built a massive network of state-of-the-art bike trails. Now the
Build dense. Build near transit. Rinse and repeat. President Trump’s decision to pull out of
Biometric markers could replace physical payment methods, speeding entry for passengers (and discouraging fare evaders).
We at Market Inspector firmly believe that diversity in the workplace is of enormous benefit to
We often think of ‘magnetism’ as a human quality, as well as a physical phenomenon.
There are many skyscrapers that sit empty, abandoned, or in ruin. Sometimes, they outlive their
There are a number of available low-carbon technologies to generate electricity. But are they really
A new virtual reality project reconstructs the city’s historic soundscape. You’re standing on the High
Jurong Island, a man-made smear of sand, lies just off the southern coast of Singapore.
Australia, one of the world’s most urbanised nations, is looking to up its investment in
Every successful product launch is usually preceded by a string of failures, but we only
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work on an oil rig? We have.
This is a problem that transcends the rural-urban divide. The affordable housing crisis has spared
Peter Jackson employed an intricate approach to the stage design of Lord of the Rings.
A chaotic animation portrays a full day of New York traffic, from buses to taxis
A system called “Flo” system uses cute creatures to tell cyclists to speed up or
Cities – we are repeatedly told – are the future. Governments and global corporations seek
Historical videos inspired by “Game of Thrones,” photos of long-lost neighborhoods, and maps of the
A decade ago Dubai had one of the largest ecological footprints of any city in
Despite the best efforts of cities like New York and Boston, the West Coast still
Modern urban planning first came about to improve industrial cities that had become unsafe, unhealthy
When seen from thousands of feet in the air, solar installations and wind turbines become
Desperate times call for desperate measures, and no time in history was as desperate as