California added 900,000 new jobs during the recovery, but they were spread over the state's 38 million residents.
U.S. income inequality increased 15 percent between 1979 and 2012, but the story varies across different parts of the country.
A look at the legislation that's undermining sustainable planning across the U.S.
Thousands of painful wrecks suggest that certain streets could use better safety measures.
A conversation with the mapmaker whose creations circumnavigate the Internet.
Everybody wants to get out of Illinois and Connecticut, it seems, and nobody wants to leave Montana.
Why are Alaska's Aleutian Islands so ethnically mixed? And other questions from a new map of U.S. populations.
This tool shows how far you can travel in 10 minutes in ghostly splotches and tendrils.
People can figure out what it'd cost to live at different points of their commute. Your city needs something like this.
A stark pattern repeated around the world.
New York and L.A. are losing more Americans than they're gaining, but the flood of immigrants more than makes up for it.
A comprehensive look at which parts of the world have suffered historically large quakes.
When open data is too open.
New York and Philadelphia top the list of urban areas with great gaps in pollution exposure between whites and non-whites.
12.4 million people now live in economically devastated neighborhoods.
A 1980 version of the city's transit map, brought back to life.
Connie Brown will translate your personal adventure into a wall-sized keepsake worthy of Magellan.
12 international subway maps, unified through design.
Mapping where homes are out of reach for the median family.