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[Insight] Study shows infrastructure affects a city’s physical activity
Travel august 31, 2016

Redesigned London Tube Map Aims To Get People Walking

The updated display illustrates approximately how many steps it takes to walk between stations for a healthier commute

Mobile june 17, 2016

Australia’s Sidewalk Lights Will Make It Easier To Text While Walking

Cities are experimenting with new in-ground stoplights to save people from their phones and cut down on accidents

Mobile july 26, 2013

Step Counter Alarm Requires Snoozers To Walk Around To Turn It Off

The Walk Up! clock app uses a phone's accelerometer to make sure users wake up.

Design & Architecture august 24, 2011

Most Dangerous U.S. Cities For Pedestrians [Headlines]

A non-profit group studies the most dangerous cities in the U.S. for walking and Florida is at the top.

Technology july 15, 2011

Springwise: Monitor Your Health With A Walking Cane

New business idea seeker shows how a new walking stick designed by Fujitsu can also monitor the user's pulse, blood pressure, and body temperature.

Arts & Culture july 8, 2010

Traverse Me: 1:1 Scale University Map Traced By Foot

Jeremy Wood walks 238 miles to outline a campus map by foot.

Innovation june 22, 2010

The Big Parade: LA’s Annual Urban Hike Festival

An annual hike for LA's residents to explore the sights and sounds of the city.

Arts & Culture june 22, 2010

Yellow Disks And Insights Into The City

A new project in London looks to unlock the stories hidden in the streets.

Arts & Culture april 1, 2010

Jane’s Walks: Revealing The Intimate Stories Of Local Neighborhoods

A grassroots movement named after author and activist Jane Jacobs is aiming to enrich communities by organizing locally-led walking tours in towns and cities.

Home february 3, 2010

A New Look At Your Community: Car-Free Day

Once a year, Car-Free Day inspires drivers to use alternative modes of transportation.

Innovation october 13, 2009

Desire Paths: Oregon Suburb Creates Organic Network of Trails

In Tigard, Oregon Kittelson & Associates are taking a page from "desire paths" (natural trails that evolve over time) and creating a network of walking paths to connect the town.

Cities february 25, 2009

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