[gallery] taylorlorenz: Photo from International Space Station provides a glittering view of New York City http://bit.ly/16s4524 (via @DailyMailUS) ...

[gallery] NYC’s Pneumatic Tube Mail Network, c. 1897  Each tube could carry between 400 and 600 letters and traveled at 30-35 miles per hour. In its full glory, the pneumatic tubes covered a 27-mile route, connecting 23 post offices…. 95,000 letters were moved daily [and] it took 4...

[gallery] STUDY: Secret to ordering healthier food is seeing how far you have to walk to burn it off  Scientific American reports that New York City’s public awareness posters that show how many miles a person has to walk to burn off the calories in a 20oz...

[gallery] stoweboyd: Google teams up with New York City to offer free Wi-Fi in Chelsea neighborhood - Ben Popper via Verge Google has teamed up with city government and the Chelsea Improvement Project, a local New York City non-profit, to provide free Wi-Fi to the hundreds of thousands of...

[gallery] thisistheverge: In Hurricane Sandy’s path: a glimpse of NYC after the storm  Frankenstorm. Superstorm. Sandy. Whatever you want to call it, this extremely unusual severe weather event has wrought havoc on the lives of millions of Americans along the East Coast. ...