Maps

Map of the Day: Urbanization in 15 Seconds

What the urban world will look like in 2050.

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The Inequality of American Cities

Mapping inequality across U.S. metros.

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Where to Find a Creative Class Job in 2020

High-paid knowledge, professional, and creative class occupations will add roughly 7 million new jobs by 2020. Here's where you'll find them.

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Mapping Housing Misery

A look at which states' housing markets have performed the worst.

Elephants and Whales on the London Tube

Artists connect the dots to reveal animal shapes on the city's subway map.

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Where to Find a Service Job in 2020

Service jobs are projected to make up more than roughly half of all new jobs by 2020. Here's where you'll find them.

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The Rise of the Super Commuter

The number of people who work in a different city than they live is growing rapidly.

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Map of the Day: Happy States

A new Gallup study shows which states are the most and least content.

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Tracing America's Urban-to-Urban Migration Through the Recession

An interactive map tracks movement between metro areas from 2004-2010.

Where To Find a Blue-Collar Job in 2020

What might the geography of blue-collar work look like in the next decade?

The United States of Craigslist

What if we drew our regions based on Craigslist's influence?

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The American Worker's Housing Affordability Crisis

Nearly a quarter of working households spend more than 50 percent of their income on housing.

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The Rise of the NBA Superstar City

What the geography of the All-Star game says about American cities and metros.

Map of the Day: Where the Government Workers Are

Besides D.C., which states boast the most federal employees?

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World's Oldest Known Underwater City Gets a 3-D Makeover

Divers used a robotic optics system to create a photorealistic reconstruction of Pavlopetri, an ancient trading post off the coast of Greece.

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Mapping America's Illnesses, in Near Real-Time

Twitter reports of coughing, upset stomachs and, er, "man flu" all pop up on SickWeather.com's disease map.

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Where the Jobs Will Be in 2020

A critical look at the Bureau of Labor Statistics' employment projections for the rest of the decade.

Map of the Day: How People Travel Around a City

An artist and cartographer lays out 10,000 tweets to map cities' most popular routes.

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The Surprising Geography of Persistent Unemployment

The chronically jobless are not where you'd think.