Miami

How Does a City Known for Art and Design Turn Itself Into a Tech Hub?

Miami tries to figure that out.

Why Cruises Start and Stop Where They Do

What it takes to become a port city of a major cruise line.

2013's Architecture to Watch

The buildings (and controversies) that will define this year.

The Geography of Drunk Driving

The percentage of accidents involving alcohol varies widely by city.

Bicycle Advocates of the Day: The Miami Heat

They wear their helmets and everything!

How Bad Will Climate Change Get for the Eastern U.S.? Look at These Crazy Maps

Climate change-related heat waves and intense storms are projected to hit Eastern U.S. cities especially hard.

Keeping Out the Kardashians

Lessons in celebrity location theory.

Where the Middle Class Spends 75 Percent of Its Income on Housing and Transport

A fresh look at the most expensive cities from the Center for Housing Policy and the Center for Neighborhood Technology.

Car Elevators: Not Just for Rich People

Automated parking garages are now popping up on both coasts. Could this save dense cities space?

This Could Boil Down to Turnout in Cleveland, Milwaukee, and Miami

America's major cities lean Democratic, but these swing state metropolises could end up playing a deciding role.

Does Tom Wolfe Get Miami Right?

His new novel Back to Blood is set in Miami. But critics are split on whether he captures the essence of the city.

16 Parking Garages Worth Looking At

Miami may be the international hub of memorable parking, but it’s not the only city sporting glitzy garages.

The Geography of the Latino Vote

Hispanic voters could influence the presidential race in key battleground states.

The World's Most Expensive Cabs

Despite what New Yorkers think, they're not in New York — not by a long shot.

The Tragic Geography of Disconnected Youth

One in seven young Americans are neither working nor going to school.

The Death and Life of Little Havana

While its historic character and culture has been strong for the last 50 years, the neighborhood's re-emergence is complicated by uncertainties.

America's Leading College Towns

Mapping the metros with the largest share and largest number of college students.

Making Hurricanes With Miami's Thunderous 'Wall of Wind'

This is the only fan in America that can recreate the terrible conditions of a Category 5 hurricane.

Where Your Sofa Is High-Demand Real Estate

New York City and San Francisco are the most "requested" destinations on CouchSurfing.org.