2 days ago
There's plenty of vacant or underutilized land to be found in Miami-Dade County, if you know where and how to look.
April 11, 2019, 6am PDT
Facebook expects to release its worldwide maps of human density in the coming months—potential applications will likely be somewhere on the spectrum between humanitarian and commercial.
March 22, 2019, 5am PDT
A Planetizen editor failed this quiz.
March 8, 2019, 5am PST
Have you ever flown over a city and imagined all the subway lines running beneath the surface?
March 3, 2019, 9am PST
In 1970, half of the city's census tracts were middle-income. Now, only 16 percent of them remain so. Polarization between the well-off and the poor essentially splits the city in two.
February 9, 2019, 5am PST
Maps of planned, never built, and defunct transit systems in cities from Cleveland to Atlanta and Phoenix back to Cincinnati are for sale.
January 4, 2019, 9am PST
A Reddit user created a transit map of the San Francisco Bay Area that connects Taco Bell locations, which, unlike rail public transit, have reached every corner of the region.
December 30, 2018, 5am PST
December 28, 2018, 1pm PST
Paris has made some incredibly ambitious and highly controversial policy changes to improve the city's air quality. In the meantime, there's a new app from Valeo to determine the state of the air quality in the city.
December 7, 2018, 9am PST
The Oregonian has published a new interactive mapping feature that allows users to map demographic changes to the Census tract level through Oregon and Washington.
October 24, 2018, 7am PDT
An interactive map created by National Geographic creates a detailed look at the racial makeup of the United States.
October 15, 2018, 9am PDT
A parcel-by-parcel map of zoning changes included in the Minneapolis 2040 comprehensive plan.
October 12, 2018, 2pm PDT
Using data from Microsoft, the New York Times has published an online map showing the placement of every building in the country, in a simple black and white format.
October 10, 2018, 9am PDT
Down to the level of individual census tracts, a team of researchers has developed national maps showing where upward mobility is probable, and where it isn't.
September 25, 2018, 6am PDT
The District has created thousands of affordable homes, but analysts see a need for more targeted intervention.
D.C. Financial Policy Institute
September 21, 2018, 12pm PDT
The New York Times published an interactive map that shows how important distance is in determining connections on social media.
September 14, 2018, 6am PDT
The rest of the world would only spoil it for the mapmakers.
August 15, 2018, 5am PDT
A cross-jurisdictional trail map is harder to find than one might expect. Not so anymore in the Washington, D.C. region.
Greater Greater Washington
August 14, 2018, 2pm PDT
The roads in your city might conform to a grid, or they might divert around natural resources or landmarks. A new tool aims to help you visualize the "hidden logic" behind urban growth.
August 14, 2018, 7am PDT
What comparing 25 years of urban expansion on six continents reveals about the changing nature of the built environment.