Researchers must devise workarounds, sometimes even recording the cost and travel time of their own rides.
A sister company of the tech giant wants to help develop—and then collect data on—a waterfront neighborhood in Toronto.
A big investment blueprint is expected next month, and it might stretch local governments’ already-stretched budgets.
The city’s traffic woes owe in part to more people choosing private transit over public.
For progressive politics, San Francisco was once a city upon a hill. Now it’s rich people squabbling over one.
For years Arlington was the largest metropolis with no major transportation system. Now, it’s experimenting with microtransit in lieu of more-conventional options.
A new “trackless train” shows that commuters have a long way to go before embracing a perfectly good form of transit.
A new retrospective looks at a group of young photographers who infiltrated academic slide libraries with radical images of a changing city.
The case for a fully autonomous escape plan
Food insecurity has become normalized among American adolescents—who are also particularly vulnerable to its risks.
A new report identifies 50 places where schools are geographically adjacent but resourcefully juxtaposed.
A city that’s long struggled to stay dry embraces its inner swamp.
At the Vatican Observatory, these women were part of a global attempt to map the night sky.
An obsession with disruption has obscured the work that goes into just keeping everything up and running.
Looking back at a few of the women who quietly made their mark on cartography
Flint is the latest outbreak in the country’s longest-running child-health epidemic.
As the population of the San Joaquin Valley swells despite city-planning and water-system crises, it’s the poor, rural communities that tend to be worst off.
Bitter disputes in the municipal politics of California’s drought-ridden San Joaquin Valley have kept the poorest areas from consolidating water systems.
In NYC, calls about noise and blocked driveways are most frequent in zones between racially homogenous neighborhoods.
The storm displaced hundreds of thousands from their homes, and there is still no comprehensive picture of where they ended up.