It’s the flip-side to the “retail apocalypse:” A siege of delivery trucks is threatening to choke cities with traffic. But not everyone agrees on what to do about it.
A visualization shows hundreds of cities that would lose long-distance trains under the president’s proposed budget.
Nighttime maps show where people have settled and built, but they miss a lot, too. A new campaign is turning to the crowd to identify where people move as the world population grows.
Which cities have the most severe income inequality, class segregation, and unaffordable housing?
A new data project aims to help people understand one of the country’s most complex and enduring challenges.
Historical videos inspired by “Game of Thrones,” photos of long-lost neighborhoods, and maps of the best old buildings still standing today. What more could you ask for?
The urban-rural divide is real, but it doesn’t tell the whole story.
Transportation-related racket affects 97 percent of the U.S. population, and it doesn’t have to be ear-splitting to be a public health menace.
A colorful dot map reveals the stark differences in educational levels across urban and rural areas—as well as the effects of racial segregation within cities.
Low-income residents are likely to be priced out of neighborhoods that stretch from New Brunswick, New Jersey, to New Haven, Connecticut.
President Trump’s pledge to withhold federal funding from sanctuary jurisdictions could cost their states more than $870 million.
For every 100 poor families in Las Vegas, there are only 12 affordable units available.
And see where the looming L-train shutdown will hurt the most.
1880s Manhattan was a beery paradise, according to a teetotaling cartographer.
How a startup mapped 657 routes, nearly 1,500m and 5,500 miles in three weeks.
Ever been to the “Corntassel” corridor?
Sebastian Meier used vegetation and a laser cutter to show the city’s parks and ponds.
German scientists made this excruciatingly detailed simulacrum of the “global urban footprint.”
The Department of Education pick said a lot of things in her contentious Senate hearing. But she didn’t talk about how charter schools have fueled school re-segregation in urban America.