A new Canadian study indicates that more and more people prefer to live in high-density apartments.
The new photo series "Lee Friedlander: America by Car" shows how our mode of transportation shapes our experience of the world.
The Chevy Volt will be in showrooms soon and that's raising the question of whether it's an electric car wannabe.
A reader wonders whether he should placate his worried wife and use toilet seat covers whenever he uses a public bathroom, or just sit with abandon and save a tree instead. Umbra gives the scoop …
Turning on your faucet shouldn't be a high-risk venture. Cities and towns shouldn't have to worry that the water lost in leaky pipes will mean ongoing shortages or usage restrictions. But these concerns are already …
Innovative dinner theater Cafe Nordo's most recent production delves into the deliciously dark world of drinking. But will it be a smashed hit?
A grocery store in Portland, Ore., is opening a new store that features more bike spots than parking spaces.
Robots are never going to take over our lives, says the author of a new book on technology. Good luck getting a movie deal out of that.
A lot of people also seem to think that rockets punching holes in the ozone increases global warming. No kidding.