Dense housing means underground power lines. Which means power even after an überstorm hits.
Some pictures of Sandy's impact on the region's transportation, plus resources for finding out when you'll be able to use buses and trains again.
Last year, Mitt Romney said the federal government should get out of the emergency-management business. Now he's not saying anything at all.
They're basically the coral reefs of the Northeast.
The most effective predictor of who would be spared the worst impacts: elevation.
Well, that was a hell of a storm. Here's what it looked like up close.
The 150-foot-long vessel washed up on the island's eastern edge last night.
Frankenstorm Sandy is a freak of our decidedly human-damaged nature. Scientists mostly agree that climate change had a hand in crafting it. But how, exactly?
Small electric grids could boost power reliability during emergencies like Hurricane Sandy.