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Urbanist TikTok Is The Best Thing You'll See All Day

URBANIST TIKTOK IS THE BEST THING YOU'LL SEE ALL DAY

Have you ever walked around a city like Boston and wondered why it feels so much nicer to do so there than it does in a city like,...

BEAUTY BEST BET OF THE DAY: URBAN DECAY X PRINCE SO DARK KAJAL EYELINER

Prince inspired this gorgeous, inky, and creamy eyeliner. You'll want to stock up on it.

 
 
 
Nominations for the Media Architecture Awards: Animated Architecture

NOMINATIONS FOR THE MEDIA ARCHITECTURE AWARDS: ANIMATED ARCHITECTURE

Courtesy of MAB20 The Media Architecture Awards are handed out to outstanding projects at the intersection of architecture, urban design...

2022 DUCATI DIAVEL 1260 S BLACK AND STEEL FIRST LOOK

Back in 2019, Ducati revealed Materico, a Ducati Diavel 1260 variant, at the Beautiful Boldness / Visionary Design event at Milan Design...

 
 
 
Dove Just Released a Music Video That Celebrates the Beauty of Natural Hair

DOVE JUST RELEASED A MUSIC VIDEO THAT CELEBRATES THE BEAUTY OF NATURAL HAIR

Dove is furthering its commitment to ending race-based hair discrimination in the workplace and schools. Last year, the brand teamed...

These Garden Mentors Are Growing Equity

THESE GARDEN MENTORS ARE GROWING EQUITY

Will the pandemic gardening trend fizzle out more cities open up and many Americans start returning to the office? Most signs point...

 
 
 

NEW RIDER'S BUYER'S GUIDE TO MOTORCYCLES: BEST SPORTBIKES OF 2021

Sportbikes are an outstanding way for new riders to get involved in motorcycle riding. Sport motorcycles have good handling and brakes,...

Archer Aviation reveals 2-seater demonstration aircraft, a “stepping stone” toward commercial operations

ARCHER AVIATION REVEALS 2-SEATER DEMONSTRATION AIRCRAFT, A “STEPPING STONE” TOWARD COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS

Archer Aviation unveiled its autonomous electric two-seater aircraft dubbed “Maker” on Thursday, which it will use for testing as it...

 
 
 
Qianhai Floating City / People's Architecture Office

QIANHAI FLOATING CITY / PEOPLE'S ARCHITECTURE OFFICE

People's Architecture Office Location: Shenzhen, China Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Chao Zhang Photographs: Courtesy of People's...

'Motor Mythbusters' Series Will Investigate Urban Legends, F&F, And More

'MOTOR MYTHBUSTERS' SERIES WILL INVESTIGATE URBAN LEGENDS, F&F, AND MORE

Mythbusters is getting a car-themed spin-off, launching on the Motor Trend streaming platform this August

 
 
 
Embark on a Journey of a Lifetime with the Four Seasons Safari and Islands Collection, Africa

EMBARK ON A JOURNEY OF A LIFETIME WITH THE FOUR SEASONS SAFARI AND ISLANDS COLLECTION, AFRICA

From hot air ballooning across the Serengeti savannah to exploring the urban oasis of Johannesburg and endless beachfront adventures...

Lordstown crunch, Apple car batteries, ride-hailing and charging deserts: Today's Car News

LORDSTOWN CRUNCH, APPLE CAR BATTERIES, RIDE-HAILING AND CHARGING DESERTS: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

Apple reportedly shops around for batteries for an EV. Charging deserts might keep electric ride-hailing from some urban communities....

 
 
 
A Herd of Wild Elephants Wandering Across China Captivates Millions

A HERD OF WILD ELEPHANTS WANDERING ACROSS CHINA CAPTIVATES MILLIONS

China's latest social-media stars are large, riding a sugar high and destroying everything in their path. They may also need a map....

Eve Flying Taxi Aims For New York Take-off in 2026

EVE FLYING TAXI AIMS FOR NEW YORK TAKE-OFF IN 2026

Halo Aviation has announced plans to bring private urban air mobility , otherwise known as flying taxis, to New York and London by...

 
 
 
Urban Heat Islands Are Increasingly Dangerous, But Planners and Designers Have Solutions

URBAN HEAT ISLANDS ARE INCREASINGLY DANGEROUS, BUT PLANNERS AND DESIGNERS HAVE SOLUTIONS

Bryggervangen and Sankt Kjeld's Square in Copenhagen. Image Courtesy of SLA For this month, The Dirt and author Jared Green share with...

Types of Urban Blocks: Different Ways of Occupying the City

TYPES OF URBAN BLOCKS: DIFFERENT WAYS OF OCCUPYING THE CITY

Athens, Greece. Drone photo by spathumpa Urban blocks can be defined as the space within the street pattern of a city that is subdivided...

 
 
 
Death rate disparity between rural and urban Americans TRIPLED over past 20 years, study finds

DEATH RATE DISPARITY BETWEEN RURAL AND URBAN AMERICANS TRIPLED OVER PAST 20 YEARS, STUDY FINDS

The urban and rural death divide has increased in the past 20 years, though deaths in both areas have decreased since 1999, researchers...

China's wandering elephants becoming international stars

CHINA'S WANDERING ELEPHANTS BECOMING INTERNATIONAL STARS

Already famous at home, China's wandering elephants are now becoming international stars. Major global media are chronicling the herd's...

 
 
 
Discover the Ghost Towns of Japan-Where Scarecrows Replace People, and a Man Lives in an Abandoned Elementary School Gym

DISCOVER THE GHOST TOWNS OF JAPAN-WHERE SCARECROWS REPLACE PEOPLE, AND A MAN LIVES IN AN ABANDONED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL GYM

In recent years, the major cities of Japan have felt as big and bustling as ever. But more than a little of that urban energy has come...

Shanghai Qingpu Pinghe International School / OPEN Architecture

SHANGHAI QINGPU PINGHE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL / OPEN ARCHITECTURE

Campus sportsfield. Image Shanghai, China Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Qingshan Wu Photographs: Hao Chen Photographs: Jonathan Leijonhufvud...