Urban Planet: Wayfinding maps encourage walkability

New York City’s transportation commission has installed maps across the city to promote businesses and pedestrian activity... Read More

Urban Planet: Art structure made of bicycles

It took 760 bicycles stacked on top of each other to create this massive art structure. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei produced the stunning... Read More

Urban Planet: Introducing Wendy the smog-eater

This giant spiky blue pavilion, known as Wendy, is making its rounds to showcase how architecture can stretch the limits, ignite the... Read More

Urban Planet: NASA-NOAA cities at night

Check out these stunning space visuals of sprawling city lights etching their way across the earth. Scientists from NASA and NOAA are... Read More

Urban Planet: Soda bottle lights

In low income communities across the globe, natural light is often unavailable in windowless homes crowded together under corrugated... Read More

Urban Planet: Walkability boosts city’s economy

After being hit hard by the national housing crisis, the city of Lancaster in California, was looking for ways to grow. With the newly... Read More

Urban Planet: Living green in Tokyo

Japan might not be first country that comes to mind when we think about ground breaking environmental living, but that’s... Read More