Imagine marshes, floating neighborhoods, and hydroponic farms on city land.
Kuala Lampur, Chicago, Toronto, San Francisco, and Hurricane Sandy make this year's list.
Wouldn't explosions in the sky be preferable?
Charter cities, sexy villages, company towns, and more.
The super-storm was a wake-up call to cities. But will they keep their climate change preparation going?
The new building will slope up to 38 stories, with a giant courtyard, almost the size of a football field, cut out of the center.
Nods to Christmas in Breezy Point, Queens.
The global cities that dominated popular music this year.
Four percent of the country identifies as Jewish, Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist. A peek at where those communities are clustered.
Brooklyn's Barclays Center is proving itself a leader in fostering a strong hometown identity.
It's been an eventful year for cartography.
25 strangers share their hopes for the season.
Illustrator Jenni Sparks discusses her lively, unique renderings of New York and London.
Traditionally stingy with new growth, the city appears to be on the cusp of a major construction cycle.
Go ahead, play a few notes.
Climate change-related heat waves and intense storms are projected to hit Eastern U.S. cities especially hard.
Artist Gabriel Orozco has applied a fresh logic to trash-as-art.
MTA leader Joe Lhota is expected to resign today to prepare for a mayoral run.
Amtrak posts a record year, California approves high-speed rail, and more.