April 28, 2009, 11am PDT
The government of New South Wales is considering a plan to remove fares for public transit.
October 6, 2008, 2pm PDT
Commuters in Sydney, Australia are risking fines rather than waiting in traffic. Along one stretch of highway, over 1000 cheaters were documented in just one hour.
November 3, 2006, 6am PST
<p>An urban planning professor in Australia has joined a push to make the country's major cities more child-friendly.</p>
June 13, 2005, 12pm PDT
Philip Cooney, a senior White House aide and an ex-oil industry lobbyist quit days after thhe New York Times published documents that showed he edited government climate change reports.
March 28, 2005, 10am PST
Skeptics claim that the benefits of wind power have been overstated.
January 3, 2005, 5am PST
Ornithologists are shocked by the design of New York's Freedom Tower, which will stand directly in the migratory path of birds.
September 27, 2004, 6am PDT
Neil Collins finds flaws in the stand that global warming is going to be catastrophic and wonders if we should be worrying about global cooling instead.
August 23, 2004, 6am PDT
University towns in the UK see prices for housing rise by as much as 133% in the last five years.
May 23, 2004, 11am PDT
A new project maps greenways in the Chicago region.
May 5, 2004, 1pm PDT
Can Athens pull things together before the start of the 2004 Olympics?
April 15, 2004, 12pm PDT
A panel setup by Prime Minister Tony Blair concludes that Britain is "far adrift" from meeting its environmental responsibilities.
March 25, 2004, 12pm PST
Abandoning the town center, Britain gives in to the Big Box.
March 2, 2004, 12pm PST
Vehicle owners in the U.K. underestimate the cost of driving by 50% but 80% are not willing to give up their cars.
December 14, 2003, 9am PST
The British policy chief says that the decision was ideologically driven and 'wrong'.
December 9, 2003, 1pm PST
Long decline of London's bus service -- recognized by the red double-deck bus -- ended about 10 years ago and has been replaced by rapid growth.
December 3, 2003, 1am PST
Britain's goal to build 60% of housing on recycled sites will not be met without changes in legislation.
September 27, 2003, 1pm PDT
Adrian Tinniswood weaves a fascinating tale about the Great Fire of London's impact on urban planning in the city.
August 21, 2003, 1pm PDT
Can US cities facing a housing crisis learn from England's post-World War II solution for housing?
August 16, 2003, 9am PDT
A new BBC series asks viewers to vote for the building they think most deserves to be restored.
April 15, 2003, 7am PDT
In England, architects and developers are pushing the boundaries to build mind-numbingly tall buildings.