Leigh Gallagher on her new book, The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream Is Moving.
If you can't take the civic puns, stay out of the freezer section.
Some extraordinarily depressing police statistics.
Our first in a series examining the changing geography of venture capital and high-tech companies.
8 of the country's 15 fastest-growing cities are in Texas.
On a continent with particularly soft international borders, the success (or failure) of cities in navigating the recession has remained largely unexamined.
The analog face of the "Time Traveller" displays the time in 16 of the world's 24 time zones using famous city landmarks.
Dozens of cities will have the chance to design their own municipally focused microcosm of the web.
A user-generated global city comparator.
One of the stranger aspects of Africa's rapid urbanization is the influx of livestock in new, unplanned towns -- and the diseases they bring with them.
Perhaps all humor really is local.
London Cycling Campaign has a free design tip.
A "retail simulation" that tells stories of "social stratification, food, romance, money and death."
See how places compare based on population, household income, and GPD.
The Northeast Corridor is, unsurprisingly, the promised land of Irish bars and restaurants.
Inside a beautiful new collection of "maps you shouldn't trust yet cannot help but fall for."
It's the District's third year atop Central Connecticut State's literacy rankings.
How waste heat from large cities may be affecting weather patterns in areas up to 1000 miles away.
In much of the country, walking – that most basic and human method of movement, and the one most important to our health – is all but impossible.