The president's proposed $1 trillion infrastructure investment could heat up the debate around the role of the federal government in local planning and policy.
A new study seems to suggest so.
Houseboats have long been a common sight in the Netherlands. But a new community of floating homes may signal a solution for rising sea levels across the globe.
Paul Barford is leading a team of researchers determined to show us what the Internet—in all its wire-bound glory—actually looks like.
There were no injuries reported, but workers near the tunnel were evacuated.
Why, where, and how to put federal dollars into our aging infrastructure system.
The latest entry in a special project in which business and labor leaders, social scientists, technology visionaries, activists, and journalists weigh in on the most consequential changes in the workplace.
Of course a growing population indicates a growing demand for housing. But around knowledge hubs, which act as agents of gentrification, population can actually decrease while demand for quality changes.
For the month of April we're profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
Three bold plans to turn L.A. into a better, more sustainable version of itself, one that will be able to meet the formidable water, air, and climate challenges of the 21st century.