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Monday, January 26, 2015

How Driverless Cars Could Make Traffic Dramatically Worse

A new simulation shows that comfortable rides can come with big congestion costs.

Eric Jaffe

The Next Wave of Bike-Share Innovations May Focus on Equity

Several cities are trying out new ways of encouraging low-income residents to sign up.

Sarah Goodyear

Blizzards and the Birth of the Modern Mayor

The Blizzard of 1888 demonstrated the vulnerability of urban life, and led voters to demand greater protection.

Yoni Appelbaum

'IT'S BOMBOGENESIS, BABY!'

"THIS STORM IS GETTING BEEFY/INTENSIFYING," says our nation's meteorology agency.

John Metcalfe

How the Next Generation of Detroit Artisans Found a Home

At the Rust Belt Market in Ferndale, the maker movement is remixing Detroit's industrial heritage.

Jessica Leigh Hester

Why Architects and Second-Tier Cities Need Each Other

It can be a win-win scenario when ambitious architects go beyond New York, Chicago, and L.A.

Amanda Kolson Hurley