Two proposals unveiled earlier this month tiptoe into the fraught territory of what's called Managed Retreat.
Tens of thousands of wind turbines could dampen monster hurricanes into plain old bad storms, claim researchers.
One year after the storm that caused it, an inlet blasted through Fire Island has cleansed the long-polluted Great South Bay.
An amazing comparison of social media meta-data, in two charts.
But flood insurance hikes may make this quiet beach-side neighborhood unaffordable for many residents.
Hurricane Sandy didn't respect jurisdictional boundaries, and it challenged us to coordinate disaster response on a regional scale.
While the storm only forced some of us from our homes, it cost us all a way of life.
Hurricane Sandy exposed striking vulnerabilities in the city's supply chains.
Without addressing the complexities of local law, even the most resilient designs risk lingering on computer screens and drawing boards without implementation.
Rebuilding is never just a matter of putting back structures.
After Hurricane Sandy, tight neighborhoods and centralized infrastructure recovered more quickly than spread-out areas.
Follow along as The Atlantic Cities reports on the results of the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force's Rebuild By Design project.
The coastal areas of New York City have two choices: retreat, or advance to the shoreline with a bigger shield.
Why we pretend the next storm won't happen—and flush billions in disaster relief down the drain.
Thanks to the gigantic Sandy Relief bill and Governor Chris Christie's insistence on rebuilding, much of the area has made progress.
The movement's storm relief team still hasn't disbursed all the money it raised to help one of New York City's hardest hit neighborhoods.
Seven months after Superstorm Sandy, work crews are dismantling New Jersey's Jet Star.
6 months after Sandy, the feds haven't spent nearly as much as they will on recovery efforts.
A 20-year-old garden demolished by the storm is getting a second chance.
Earthquakes aren't the only thing to make the earth shiver.