Is this still a good idea?
The cartographic utility of human appendages and the places they resemble.
You're more likely to get an "F--- you" than a "Good morning" in Buffalo, according to a survey of potty-mouthed Twitter users.
Citizens are considerably more friendly to bike lanes now than they were last year.
A real-time stream of every photo taken in five cities.
A new portal will collect open streams from different cities, making for easier comparisons.
London pays tribute to Saturday Night Fever with a party in some abandoned train tunnels.
Cities might not want to question the nation's people counters.
In the last few years, New York has risen to prominence in the world of tech start-ups.
Tips on street portraits from New York's resident photographer.
Is there anything high-speed flexible impactors can't flail into gold?
You'd think the national champion chess team at Intermediate School 318 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, wouldn't have to worry about their program's continued funding. But you'd be wrong.
America's metro areas generate 80 percent of the country's GDP. But so far, that economic reality has not generated a proportional amount of political clout.
At events all over the country, neighbors who want their money to stay local are swarming mom-and-pop shops.
An artist offers up a cabin experience in the city as an experiment in bartering for space.
A group of network researchers proposes a "radiation model" of migration that more accurately predicts patterns of commuting, disease spread, and more.
The Brooklyn grocery is in the news for wanting to ban products from Israel, but over the years it's also exiled grapes, apples, sugar, light bulbs, water, tuna salad, etc., etc.
Artist John Locke is converting obsolete Manhattan phone booths into mini libraries. Now if only people would stop stealing his entire book collection.
America's mayors have joined up to battle criminal-gun trafficking... and to make entertaining football commercials, apparently.