Earthquakes aren't the only thing to make the earth shiver.
The super storm was so damaging and deadly that the world's meteorologists will not repeat its name.
From Sandy to the soda ban, the mayor really doesn't seem to be aware of his own subtext.
Some scholars are calling for a stronger understanding of the "DNA" of cities — and, by extension, an improved ability to address urban problems in a systemic manner.
A community bands together to call for change, but it's not clear what exactly needs to be done.
Many low-income homes and apartment buildings are still dealing with significant damage.
After Sandy, a major development is in doubt.
Wrangling over the funds will have a big impact on recovery.
The governor proposes using some of the money from the Sandy relief bill to buy out property owners in the hardest-hit coastal regions.
How transit access changes the perception of distance and accessibility of resources in a city.
Pulley systems for delivering food in tall buildings, rainwater harvesting, and other smart ideas.
Restoring or creating wetlands that last is no small feat.
Residents worry the photos will hurt property values. But the site could raise the kind of awareness the "forgotten borough" will need as it rebuilds.
As cities prepare for climate change in earnest, the importance of community connections cannot be overstated.
Weighing jobs vs. climate change in New York's hardest hit borough.
Kuala Lampur, Chicago, Toronto, San Francisco, and Hurricane Sandy make this year's list.
The super-storm was a wake-up call to cities. But will they keep their climate change preparation going?
Nods to Christmas in Breezy Point, Queens.
Amtrak posts a record year, California approves high-speed rail, and more.