city planning

Design These $25k Pods Fight Homeless Shelter Zoning Laws With Innovation

Following the mayor’s declared state of emergency, this school project plans on bringing hope and housing to the heart of L.A.’s homeless epidemic

Innovation US City Is Developing A Standard Happiness Index For Locals

City planning shaped by the wellbeing of its citizens.

Retail PSFK Picks: Top Five Apps Of The Week

Android users can draw on photos they tweet while Microsoft works on mood-changing earbuds.

Technology Urban Planning Tool Empowers Locals To Improve Their City's Walkability [Video]

New app that lets you crop buildings, plant flowers, and erase highways in real-time.

Work Mayor Bloomberg Promotes Exercise-Friendly Architecture To Fight Obesity

Designers are given a chance to help promote healthy living across New York City.

Design How To Get Around In The City Of The Future [Video]

Designers at frog have been working on a project to update existing urban transportation networks with a system of gondolas.

Home 10 Ways To Plan The City Of The Future

Zappos CEO is investing his own money into culture and collisions to rebuild downtown Las Vegas.

Luxury Minimalist Posters Draw Urban Transit Maps As Circuit Boards

John Breznicky's designs re-imagine how we experience cities through their transportation networks.

Gaming & Play Full-Scale City Models Created From Local Salvaged Scraps [Pics]

An urban planner in Long Beach is trying to make his craft more sustainable and accessible by turning the modeling process into a local art project.

Innovation Scattered Light: Public Art Using Thousands Of LEDs

In an age when many cities are beginning to look similar, with mass retail chains dotting the landscape, one of the last vanguards of originality in a public space seems to be the large scale art installation.

Design Slime Mold Map Making: Using Natural Behavior To Inspire Inter-City Planning

Using the slime mold Physarum polycephalum, researchers have been exploring new models for inter-city road planning.