Bikes brought the metro fast economic growth and mobility—with challenges on the side.
The new book London: The Information Capital, brings data on the city's economics, housing, and tourism to life through stunning graphic visualizations.
Just in time for Election Day, a new analysis shows that we all even out in the end.
Blue America has a problem: Even after adjusting for income, left-leaning metros tend to have worse income inequality and less affordable housing.
A new tool called Urban Layers tracks Manhattan's rise, block by block, since 1765.
The city-owned Villa Torlonia will now offer tours inside the former dictator's hideouts.
"Graffiti's a trade. It's like being a plumber or carpenter."
MapStory can give users the tools to map the growth of every municipality in the world.
An interactive map shows what languages—apart from English—are most spoken at each underground stop.
The philanthropist covered the U.S. in libraries between 1893 and 1919. How many survive—and the forms they've taken—points to what kind of structures make a city center.