A project from the Urban Design Lab combines mapping techniques with Twitter-usage data to gain a real-time understanding of how people occupy public space.
Urbanization Archives - State of the Planet
One morning, a tiny snowman appears, seated on a bench near the corner of 112th Street and Broadway in New York City. Let’s take a picture every time we go by. Maybe we will learn something.
High-resolution data on impervious surfaces and urban extents can shed new light on patterns of urban and rural development.
At a Town Hall with students, the alum and former congressman stressed the importance of storytelling and bipartisan cooperation to develop climate solutions.
On every continent and every ocean, Earth Institute researchers are studying climate, geology, natural hazards and other dynamics of the planet. Here is a list of projects in rough chronological order for the coming year and beyond.
The new initiative will explore the techniques that regular people use to de-escalate violence in their communities.
A new study looks at how these green spaces impact gardeners and their communities.
A new study shows that fecal bacteria from sewage can persist in far greater quantities in near-shore sediments than in the water of the Hudson River.
The award from City and State NY recognizes socially responsible executives, thought leaders, visionaries and influencers.