In honor of $59 million worth of repairs following Superstorm Sandy, a look back at the initial excitement surrounding America's most famous statue.
It wasn't always this way.
How the paint and varnish lobby used the Cold War to sell property upkeep.
A book of unbuilt Ottoman-era architectural and engineering plans sheds surprising light on the current building boom in Turkey’s largest city.
When electricity was new, town leaders looked to "moonlight towers" to provide mass illumination.
Pussy Riot are the latest, but a family of cartoon Irish immigrants came first.
Not content with putting a man on the moon in 1969, the aeronautics agency once aimed to create an entire space-based neighborhood.
How the claims in a promotional video stack up today
It's easy to see the results of Oregon's urban growth boundary laws in this side-by-side map comparison
The city went broke in the 1870s. A look at how the Memphis of today compares with this low point
A look back at how far downtown L.A. has come since the turn of the 20th century
A look at how modern Buffalo compares with the city in its heyday
126 years later, Phoenix bares little resemblance to the sleepy agricultural town of the 1880s
A cartographic look at Texas' largest city
A cartographic comparison of Atlanta, from post-confederate reconstruction to postmodern boom-town
A new exhibition examines the master plan that made New York what it is today
Telling the story of a city through its digitized ephemera
Groovy NASA archival film explains how any why earthquakes affect the Bay Area the way they do
The Midwest city's approach was much friendlier than New York's