A fascinating resource for lovers of city planning, made possible by open data.
The figures highlight the mismatch between dipping job earnings and soaring housing costs.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is currently occupied with issues of policing and crime. But the city’s massive housing problem is also an issue indivisible from justice.
More than 700 people have perished in the yawning crevice—here’s where and how.
An addictive new interactive project marries a vast array of archival photos with a detailed map of the city.
A new map uses Foursquare data to reveal the most unique tastes in food or drink, state by state.
An open-source, animated map features 249 global mass transit networks.
Who attends America’s “high-poverty” public schools—and where.
It’s one of many flashy design demos available on the new customizable map animation engine Tangram.
These maps of intersecting waterbodies will make you think twice about where yours comes from.
A Google Maps mod invites you to be a kid again.
Music about your metro is a click away.
A new open-access tool from the U.S. Geological Survey lets you browse maps of any place, time, or scale.
A powerful new map of the city shows how its current poverty rates match up to racist mortgage policies of the past.
The "Geotaggers' World Atlas" follows the path of Flickr images.
A crowdsourcing satellite-imagery site that made headlines when Malaysian Flight 370 disappeared last year is now being used to plot parts of Kathmandu in need of aid.
Citizen cartographers around the globe are tracing and checking roads, buildings, and open spaces to assist people on the ground. You can help.
And other sad parking tales told by open data.
Where and when you'll normally encounter the most violent twisters—mapped.