Even the world's greenest cities are at risk of massive climate disruption – but all cities can prepare if they focus on local self-sufficiency, adaptability and resilience.
Many of Asia's booming cities are failing to preserve their cultural heritage and risk losing traditional knowledge, crucial for inclusiveness and sustainability, say experts.
Young and tech-savvy, this wealthy city in the desert is growing at an exponential rate.
In Delhi today, the yearly Diwali celebrations are followed by the city's worst periods of hazardous smog - which brings with it a host of severe environmental, health and economic harms
Ultra-fast mobile internet will usher in a new era of connectedness.
Cities of the future can be predicted using three key metrics: gross domestic product, population and GDP growth.
A new report looking at UK cities shows the very real impact air pollution can have.
Better amenities, lower living and housing costs, and top-ranked universities are attracting tech companies and workers to smaller cities.
The age of self-driving cars is at hand, and it is going to revolutionise urban mobility. Cities need to be prepared for the impacts of this technology - here's a guide on how to proceed.
Vegetable gardens, urban greenery and flower gardens are a common sight in many of the world's cities today, with a wide range of health and ecological benefits.
Known for causing respiratory problems, air pollution may also cause people to commit more violent crimes, according to new research.
To build sustainable cities, we need to lessen our reliance on cars. One simple, practical and proven solution is make streets car-free temporarily - and it has some unexpected benefits, ...
Minnesota town Duluth is among a group of cities that scientists predict will become top destinations for Americans abandoning parts of the country made inhospitable by climate change.
Cities across the world are increasingly turning to advanced forensic tool systems to tackle rising levels of crime - but is this only pushing crime into poorer areas?
From lowering city speed limits to classes on mindfulness, urban areas all over the world are seeking ways to reduce noise pollution, in an aim to improve health and wellbeing.