Meanwhile, Blue America is centered in denser, more compact metros and cities.
At least among wealthy countries.
A handful of federal policies drive up the cost of building.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Where are people relocating from and where are they heading?
Since 1984, education spending has nearly doubled as a share of a richer family's budget. And rent has nearly doubled as a share of a poorer family's spending.
Desperate for cash and jobs, the city just sold off a chunk of waterfront land bigger than Central Park.
A mix of Sahara desert dust and industrial emissions from Europe has blanketed the city.
A strikingly easy-to-process tale of two cities.
The ability to outsource all kinds of business processes is creating massive, vertical company towns in the suburbs.
Sprawl correlates with higher rates of obesity, traffic fatalities, ozone pollution, and lack of social capital.
Proof that mom-and-pop shops have lost out to chain-stores and condos.
Employees say that to afford a home in the city, they need a raise.
Walkable suburbs and center city companies are dominating the tech scene.
It will be impossible to reach U.N. temperature targets without reducing our intake of certain foods, researchers say.
Before there were dot coms, there were bowling alleys.
Blame the unusually harsh winter.
A new report estimates thousands more could die constructing venues for the 2022 event.