City living and country living both have their benefits and downsides when it comes to mental health.
When buildings with difficult pasts are repurposed, the process often involves navigating between omission and selective remembrance.
Britain wanted to showcase its imperial power to the world, through official business in ancient palaces and socialising in the dazzling West End.
Trials in US cities of self-driving taxis could have implications for road users around the world.
Despite a common belief that councils won’t approve tiny houses and modular and container homes, early findings from a national survey suggest planners are increasingly open to these housing options.
Poverty drives vulnerability to climate risks in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
When over a million east Londoners moved to Essex in the second half of the 20th century, they took their accent with them.
My research suggests City firms’ efforts to deliver more equal representation at the top have not worked because they were never meant to.
Recent research shows how the relationship between alcohol consumption, queuing and crowds can lead to violent behaviour in city centres at night.
Cities are starting to restore natural systems such as waterways, wetlands and bushland. But restoration on the scale these systems need to function properly calls for a rethink of urban planning.
We might expect that accounts of earthquakes from the medieval period have been lost to history, but some have survived.
Many small towns badly need to attract new blood to prosper. Yet some residents are so bound up in their community – it’s part of their identity – that they struggle with the changes newcomers bring.
Very little attention has been paid to the justice implications of electricity distribution.
A historian of the late Roman world, who visited earthquake-devastated Antakya several times, writes about the city’s rich history and recovery after being devastated in the past.
The Turkish government was well aware of earthquake-resilient construction techniques.
Autistic people need to be provided with living accommodation which is specially designed to improve their health, well-being and a growing level of independence and employment opportunities.
Photographing the lives of women meth users in rural America.
Both of the leading manufacturers have extensive links with the Chinese Communist Party, but it’s unclear whether they’d ever send data from Australia to China.
If decision makers don’t have up-to-date information about urban water use and demand, any policies they design are unlikely to deliver for communities or the environment.
The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has a history going back to the 16th century, when some Orthodox bishops and their followers agreed to become Catholic.