The full catalog of USGS topographic surveys is now all on one site and searchable by city.
With funding arriving on a block-by-block basis, everyone is eager to see if bringing cars back to Main Street will finally make a difference.
A map and data enthusiast found this colorful chart that tracks where the United States grew and shrunk between 1790 and 1890.
A new photography book explores Rochester in the 12 months following Kodak's bankruptcy filing.
When the sun comes up, these postmodern fun palaces show off their architectural quirks.
Built in 1968 and last updated in 1991, Nicollet Mall is getting a new name and look.
"Rural Life" depicts the vast range of communities in the United States.
Estádio do Maracanã, unlike some other stadiums around Brazil, is currently problem-free. But that wasn't always the case.
Serene photographs that remind us Brazil still loves soccer as much as it hates the politics behind their World Cup.
A bike tour in Buffalo that aimed to "inspire feelings of civic duty and moral outrage" may have also exposed weaknesses in a movement's philosophy.
An art exhibit puts Main Street construction in context with the aspirations that built the car-free zone decades ago.
In Detroit, park your car in 'The Z' and you'll find yourself in a drive-thru art gallery.
Photographer Jade Doskow spent seven years exploring the grounds of former international expos.
A process called "blexting" and a neighborhood-focused property auction may help fix the city's crippling property woes.
Massimo Vignelli, who died Tuesday at the age of 83, brought simplicity to American graphic design.
The water and solar-powered device is expected to pick up as much as 800,000 pounds of garbage a year.
"DON'T HONK YOUR HORN. ROBOT IN CHARGE WON'T REACT TO IT."
The Guastavinos helped design thousands of buildings around the U.S., but nowhere is their work as prominent as in New York City.
Four decades of federal spending priorities, in charts.