They require less space, and they offer what under-served communities often really need -- internet access.
History's greatest journeys, now available in KML files.
Qantas Airways' new literary marketing strategy.
A look back at the miniature pieces of graphic art that once defined travel.
Two pastors make the case that American Christians need to shed their "anti-urban bias" before their religion becomes marginalized.
Brick City, released today, offers models of buildings and infrastructure that span continents.
Yes, there's plenty of sex and drugs in the musician's new memoir, but it also ponders the lasting cultural influence of punk on New York City.
A new book invites New York residents to draw their own experiences on maps of Manhattan.
An interview with Paul Tang, whose People's Recreation Community has tapped into an intriguing new market.
How good things once were!
Thanks to the open data movement, anyone can be a cartographer. Professor Laura Kurgan on geography as a storytelling tool.
Eight years of "outstanding ideas for vertical living," courtesy architectural magazine eVolo.
A conversation with Sam Bass Warner and Andrew Whittemore about their new book, American Urban Form.
Author Moses Gates on what we should be able to access.
A book of unbuilt Ottoman-era architectural and engineering plans sheds surprising light on the current building boom in Turkey’s largest city.
Slow commute? No problem.
A new book provides some crucial perspective on Michigan's most embattled municipality.
Why do pigeons bob their heads? Do squirrels know where they hide their nuts? And other questions answered in this new art-meets-science book.
It's the District's third year atop Central Connecticut State's literacy rankings.