Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:41:50 -0500New York’s history, languages and people are communicated through maps in “Nonstop Metropolis,” edited by Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Schapiro.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:29:44 -0500Mr. Whitaker had no formal training as an astronomer, but he used his unparalleled knowledge of the lunar surface to select landing sites for spacecraft.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:06:10 -0500A 269-269 tie in the Electoral College would be decided in the House, and why the Clinton campaign is now trying harder to defend Pennsylvania.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:03:49 -0500Data from 1,200 brain scans performed as part of the Human Connectome Project allowed researchers to unveil the brain’s hidden geography.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:23:56 -0500Data visualization for “Game of Thrones” fans, the real cost of free parking and an app that lets you avoid left turns.
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 03:21:21 -0500Pressured by the city, FEMA has declared that even areas below sea level don’t need to worry about the next big storm.
Wed, 11 May 2016 07:00:04 -0500Think of them not as cartographic abstractions, but as incredibly affordable Pollocks.
Sun, 24 Apr 2016 14:42:23 -0500On-demand businesses like Uber have changed customers’ expectations, and the kinds of real-time maps the ride-hailing company uses are spreading to other services.
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 06:54:26 -0500Why I hoard redundant maps as otherworldly as old sewing machines or outsize transistor radios.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 05:00:28 -0500The giant, detailed maps of New York, frozen in 1957, are on two sides of the Times Square police substation, which is about to be modernized.