A fight to keep a Barnes & Noble alive in the Bronx points to the necessity of real bookstores—and to the struggle for the borough to get one in the first place.
"Urban Gridded Dogtags" take cartographic bling to the next level.
NYU's Constantine Kontokosta sees Big Data as a tool not just for saving energy—but for making cities healthier, more resilient, and more equitable.
Joseph Boardman on federal funding, long-distance routes, and operating "as a business."
What we've learned from our 9-month series on tomorrow's urban mobility.
New Yorkers have been fighting over this for decades. But a new proposal to study a full ban next summer would bring some sorely needed hard data to the debate.
A new report ranks U.S. metros based on how many jobs residents can access by transit during the morning rush.
Since 1997, the Center for Urban Pedagogy has used graphic design to explain byzantine local policies and processes to New Yorkers.
In New York City's $4 billion PATH Hub, form overtakes function.
When it comes to targeted advertising, there's much, much worse out there.
This time around, they might actually work.
If the city is serious about street safety, it must replace a terrible old precedent with a strong new one.
Dan Barber of New York's Blue Hill restaurant hammers on the blind spots of locally sourced eating.
Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao's incredible composite images take hours to shoot and days to digitally manipulate.
It was the second fatal bike-pedestrian crash in the city in just two months.
NYC climate-change protests continue today, with activists now occupying Wall Street to draw attention to its role in the crisis.
Make your commute a "curated art experience" through augmented reality.
Many low-income workers get just four or five hours of rest each day. Research shows their bodies might never recover.
A closer look at what's been called "one of the transportation safety field's greatest success stories."