A plan to construct multi-unit buildings 7 stories tall has led to a battle in New Orleans.
Tens of thousands of wind turbines could dampen monster hurricanes into plain old bad storms, claim researchers.
The system attracted commercial developers but may have displaced residential ones.
Traditionally, researchers have focused on race, class, and gender to explain mental anguish. A new study suggests they've ignored an key factor.
Two experts weigh in on how to prepare our cities to fight back against nature.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu makes the case.
Profiles of cities, their people and their dramas.
It's about time.
Why it took six years for the city to solve its waste problem
Researchers find that strong ties to a neighborhood, while normally a good thing, can make it even harder to recover from shared stress