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By Fernanda Marin - Oui Share, November 28, 2018
2017/10/16: Traditional urbanism evolved over millennia to meet human needs. The adoption of AVs should not be allowed to replace time-tested places with something that would probably make our lives worse.
Digital stardust won't magically make future cities more affordable or resilient.
You look up at a lego-like modular skyscraper reaching high above the moonlit clouds. Your room docks with an electric skate and is elevated thirty stories up before slotting into a window-facing
In the city of Kampot in southern Cambodia, the extraction of sand from an estuary on the Praek Tuek Chhu river is increasing and sand extraction is so common in Asia currently that the continent may deplete all of its sand in the not-too-distant future.
In his new book, "Scale," Geoffrey West, a theoretical physicist, manages to deliver a lot of theory and history accessibly and entertainingly.
There has been a surge in pedestrian fatalities in the U.S.
Data analysts are trying to give community development advocates the tools they need to fight displacement and economic decline.
Robert Moses gets remembered as the father of New York's modern urban plan, the "master builder" who led the proliferation of public benefit corporations, gave NYC its UN buildings and World's Fairs, and the New Deal renaissance of the city: he was also an avowed racist who did everything he could to punish and exclude
Rather than just becoming a financial venture, the Eko Atlantic experiment can be carried further at no extra cost to become the hub to transform good governance in Nigeria and West Africa.
In late 1995 Mike Simmons, then-SFI vice president, introduced me to Jim Brown. At that time I was overseeing the high energy physics program at Los Alamos National Laboratory while Brown, who had recently moved to the University of New Mexico's biology department, was developing an ecology program at SFI. Serendipitously we had both been
Working with Waze signals a recognition that, if cities don't involve the company in planning, the app and its users will reshape cities on their own.
The key: Making room for bikes, buses, and other mass transit, and no new concessions for cars.
The conditions that created Ferguson cannot be addressed without remedying a century of public policies that segregated our metropolitan landscape.
La cartografia tematica dell'Istituto superiore per la protezione e la ricerca ambientale (Ispra) conferma quanto già noto in termini di consumo di suolo in Italia. Anzi, il Rapporto Ispra evidenzia un dato ancora più allarmante del previsto rispetto all'occupazione manu militari del litorale e alla pessima qualità di questa occupazione. Rimane un mistero come abbia
Los Angeles has a new master plan that sets ambitious goals for a more sustainable urban future -- and puts the kibosh on grassy lawns.
All around the world, people are fighting and dying over sand. Adam Ferguson documented this phenomenon for WIRED.
Braving spring's early morning chill, a group of volunteers are roaming the streets of downtown Washington, DC in search of dead birds. April is prime time.