About 13,000 people were out riding shared bicycles across the globe this afternoon.
Rising seas and increasingly severe weather could drastically increase the costs of floods in the United States.
Stamen reveals a radical, beautiful new tool.
A new study argues that only half of our so-called STEM jobs require a college degree.
Of course, these people know how to map their own mapping exploits.
Breaking down the country by income, inequality, poverty and education.
An interactive guide to all the cities and set lists over the past 25 years.
Clocking the metric that matters most to many commuters.
If today's geopolitical divisions existed when Stegosauruses roamed the earth, the world might have looked something like this.
A look at early renderings of the U.S. East Coast, courtesy of the Dutch.
Artist Matthew Picton evokes specific historical events or time periods with the art, text, even paper he chooses to use.
His pie-in-the-sky underground bullet train that would zoom people across the country in hours instead of days
And what it reveals about the municipality's topography and commitment to transportation alternatives.
The new maps may eventually funnel us each into different experiences of the same neighborhood. Is that a bad thing?
History's greatest journeys, now available in KML files.
Pop songs, like widgets, are "manufactured" commodities, with a production system embedded in real places.
A collection of the city's subway maps since 1935.
Freight is crippling metro areas, but it's rarely part of city planning.
Of all the weather phenomena, from droughts to hurricanes, it's hardest to figure out how a warmer planet will impact Tornado Alley. Here's why.