Hobbyist mapmaker Andrew Lynch is fascinated by what nearly was.
An unusual map shows the city's still struggling with a foreclosure rate of epic proportions.
Even British writing on London isn't exactly a cliché-free zone.
The second in our series mapping the growing class divides in American cities and metros.
Dishing out the latest in public-toilet news.
Everyone wins, except your employer.
Technology like 3D modeling have made it possible for architecture to mimic the elegant art of paper folding.
And other lessons learned from a vast new data tool from the Urban Institute.
The daily indignity of life at war.
How waste heat from large cities may be affecting weather patterns in areas up to 1000 miles away.
A Handsome Atlas celebrates Uncle Sam’s data chops by reproducing three Statistical Atlases from the late 1800s.
Wood-framed storefronts, natural-seeming water features, commercial porches and more.
This weekend’s New York Times story on long-distance cyclists might scare off potential everyday riders.
Why blanket prohibitions are misguided.
Here's what the originals look like.
Walkability? Check. Car-free zone? Check. Glenn Beck endorsement? Check.
First it was the extreme heat, now it's horrible drifts of smothering sea lather.
A window into the steady rhythm of first responders in a major city.
A new analysis of accidents from 2000-2010 finds that drivers and riders share equal fault, but not equal suffering.