Sometimes you just need a Google Maps monster to fully convey the state of auto-dependency in America.
It may actually make it sicker.
The rise of suburbia helped America win the Cold War. Could urbanism do the same today in a world of changing threats?
3.5 percent of U.S. counties consume more than 10 percent of the nation's oil.
When oil becomes as valuable as gold, will we wear it like gold?
What the New York Times columnist got wrong in his recent look at the relationship between natural resources and knowledge-based development.