After Hurricane Sandy, tight neighborhoods and centralized infrastructure recovered more quickly than spread-out areas.
This could be the most detailed open-data map of urban gerontology in existence.
It happened last week in the Maspeth neighborhood of Queens.
Sleep away, straphangers.
Two ways to chart the connection between reading and place.
We should be retreating from the shore, not developing structures that will only flood again.
We may all have been a little too hard on Patrick McConlogue.
Tyrone Williams makes bike-sharing look cool.
No, Jennifer Maravillas is not crazy. But she does walk the streets picking up interesting pieces of trash.
In the 1830s, there was plenty of green space to go around in New York (and snakes).
The secret to the Democratic mayoral frontrunner's success is all about the current emotional state of New Yorkers.
For its inaugural exhibit, the Getty station in Chelsea will be filled with metal sheep.
A timelapse video shows Manhattan's tallest building emerge.
Follow along as The Atlantic Cities reports on the results of the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force's Rebuild By Design project.
Check cashing services get a bad rap. But in reality, they offer services and intimacy few banks can match.
At least this guy voted today in New York City.
How Randy Hage creates dioramas of the city as it once was.
They may even bring in more customers, according to a recent Seattle case study.
Is all that space actually a waste?