A smart plan to warm homes with heat recycled from the London Underground.
The awkward ethics of a Walmart food drive.
Voters in Albuquerque will decide today whether to ban late-term abortions, the first such municipal referendum in the country.
A different way of measuring what we spend on housing.
Why has America been growing less mobile for 60 years?
An uneven geography of disappearing wealth.
Affordable housing isn't all that affordable without low-cost transportation. The feds are starting to recognize this.
Major urban areas are magnets for the uninsured, and the state politicians who turned down the Medicaid expansion are not the ones who will pay to treat them.
Show them how much time they waste using other modes of transportation.
An amazing comparison of social media meta-data, in two charts.
The GSA hopes it will save money. In the process, it could also help spread the idea much further.
Watch the commuting patterns of New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The decline of homeownership has moved more people onto the rental market, pushing asking prices up at an alarming clip.
How do you campaign to be in charge of nothing?
This is what a 3D map looks like when compressed into 2D form, as only computers can read it.
The investors who brought us mortgage-backed securities are now betting on housing again, with a twist.
An interactive picture of Americans perpetually on the move.
A sign your city may have finally become way, way too expensive.
Is government intrusion into what we eat, drink, and smoke the future of public health?