Hint: Not America.
A new pipeline massively expanded the amount of natural gas flowing into Manhattan.
The pernicious, lifelong effects of concentrated wealth and concentrated poverty.
How much would it take to make that possible again?
Surprisingly, technology was a help, not a hindrance.
The world promised a lot of financial assistance after Typhoon Haiyan, but little of the cash has actually materialized.
The system attracted commercial developers but may have displaced residential ones.
New research finds life satisfaction peaks around $36,000 GDP per capita. Then it goes down.
Stock up while you can.
Forgot your wallet? No problem. Coin, PayPal, Google Wallet, Dwolla, and other tech companies are making it easier than ever to live without plastic.
If U.S. health care and education starts to cluster, some metro areas will lose.
And other eye-popping comparisons.
And why their "bad" decisions might be more rational than you'd think.
Focusing on total population—rather than the number of people actually residing in urban areas—obscures the extent of China's urbanization challenge.
It's one of the few cities to emerge from the recession unscathed. But for its economy to keep growing, Washington must wean itself from the government.
It turns out making a cancer survivor's dreams come true isn't cheap.
The passenger rail provider has lost $609 million on snacks and beverage service since 2006.
Young girls have a higher risk than boys of perishing in the months and years after a typhoon, say researchers.