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07 Feb 2015

The “Sensing” City Is the Future of Urbanism

The Smart City isn’t enough. How might real-time data awaken the humanity in our buildings

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07 Feb 2015

How Prepared Are We For Climate Change?

Whether you live in San Francisco or Mongolia, climate change is going to impact your

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07 Feb 2015

A Tale Of Tech Cities

From San Francisco to Seattle to New York, tech companies are increasingly choosing to base

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07 Feb 2015

Less Boring Cities With Playful Art

“I would like the viewer to reorient themselves and think about the space they inhabit

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07 Feb 2015

Cities [In Britain] Where Planning Went Right

Britain’s planning departments have lost nearly half of their budgets over the past four years,

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07 Feb 2015

Harnessing City Sounds For Better Urban Living

Counting cars, finding where shootings have occurred, and counting wildlife: all of this can be

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06 Feb 2015

Could Redesigned Subway Platforms Save Lives?

Last Sunday, in an apparently random attack, an unknown assailant pushed 61-year-old New Yorker Wai

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06 Feb 2015

PAPER CITY – An Urban Story

UN-Habitat has launched “Paper City”, a stop-motion video animation portraying today’s urban challenges using a

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06 Feb 2015

Smartphone: The Transport Innovation Of The Decade

In a previous New York City mayoral election, supermarket mogul John Catsimatidis bragged that he

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06 Feb 2015

Cities In Space?

After swingeing budget cuts at NASA, a loose agglomeration of private companies – including Elon

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05 Feb 2015

How Cities Can Learn From The Human Body’s Systems

Much like the human body with its skeletal, cardiovascular and nervous systems, cities have infrastructure

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05 Feb 2015

Design Lessons From These Superb BRT Stations

Ideas that help distinguish the service from a regular old bus. The United States has

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05 Feb 2015

London’s Near-2000 Year History Mapped

Researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis collated vast datasets to map the capital’s

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05 Feb 2015

Urbanisation in a St. Petersburg Suburb

Photographer Alexey Bogolepov lives in Parnas, a suburb in the north of St Petersburg. With

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05 Feb 2015

Communities Of The Future Will Be Organised on Transportation

The era of transit-oriented development and “networked livable communities” has arrived. The Great Recession has

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04 Feb 2015

dotZero

Greetings! Welcome to Citi IO. We love cliches. The story of the city and civilisation

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04 Feb 2015

Mapping The Water Sources For 530 Cities Worldwide

Want to avoid a dangerous drought? There are measures, like reforestation, that could help. The

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04 Feb 2015

How Much Public Space Does a City Need?

How much of Manhattan is dedicated to public space? For starters, there’s Central Park, but

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04 Feb 2015

The Urban Jungle, Animals In Cities

Half the world’s people live in cities – but urban environments have just a 10th

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04 Feb 2015

Has the Time Come for Floating Cities?

From schools at sea to a city that perpetually sails the oceans, is climate change

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03 Feb 2015

Urban Light Pollution: Why We’re All Living with Permanent ‘Mini Jetlag’

Studies show that exposure to light after dusk is quite literally unnatural, and may be

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Features

14 Mar 2016

The Intricate & Intimate Relationship Between Pedestrians & Wi-Fi

Wireless access points can track the daily walking routes of crowds, allowing urban planners to

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11 Mar 2016

How To Cook Up Liveable Cities With Key Ingredients

Liveable communities and resilient cities are buzzwords of the moment. But exactly how do you

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11 Mar 2016

At Last, Las Vegas’ Glitz Shines More With Solar & Foot Power

Cities consume a considerable amount of energy per year on lighting. And if that city

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11 Mar 2016

Reopening London’s Urban Past Through Mail & Rail

London’s Post Office Railway – colloquially known as the mail rail – is buried 70

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11 Mar 2016

Workers’ World-Inspiring Movement To Transform Buenos Aires

The Argentinian capital’s many cooperatives showed that Occupy movements were not simply a response to

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11 Mar 2016

2016’s Most Expensive City Is Still Unsurprisingly Singapore

Singapore has again been judged as the world’s most expensive city but costs across the

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