Female officers in Seattle are being paired with refugee women new to their city. Now, both groups say they understand each other better.
Broadening our understanding of how different groups interact with their physical environments would be a great first step.
The city's reasoning is ... sound. Way too much of it.
A Le Corbusier-inspired idea for a city that organized transit and architecture around "functional delineation" was never realized.
Where, when, and how people tweet reveals information about the socioeconomics of a region.
NYC's swanky future pay phones will provide unlimited Wi-Fi and free domestic calls. But will they be accessible to everyone?
"Road Map" shows where economic benefits from roads are as high as the danger they pose to the environment.
Demographer William Frey explains how minorities are poised to re-map America.
Why settle for regular stripes when you can sport a pattern made from video footage of Fort Greene or Red Hook?
Health workers in Malawi are using the power of two wheels to reach HIV patients living in remote areas.
A French archival map represents global migration circa 1858 in strikingly similar ways to how researchers do it today.
They survive where people still use them.
The infamous, secret city was a hotbed of temptation and violence that most refused to enter—even after the walls came down.
Raising the minimum wage and changing workplace culture could help.
They've got a permanent presence—and great hiring and purchasing potential.
A new visualization tool tells city planners and emergency personnel which buildings would be at risk during a catastrophic event.
Fourteen prisoners have died from heat-related causes since 2007. Is anything being done about it?
An interactive map shows what languages—apart from English—are most spoken at each underground stop.
The largest metros would have seen a 24 percent bump in economic growth in 2012 if racial employment disparities didn't exist.