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Visionary City-making: A History of the Future

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...whole, have significantly influenced the evolution of cities. This evolution is impeccably documented in Donna Goodman’s 2008 book A History of the Future. Baron von Haussmann’s Paris Image via Wikimedia...

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Reusing Industrial Buildings in an Urban Core

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...history in flour and beer production along the Mississippi waterfront, what is now the urban core, is still home to multiple industrial scale breweries and tall concrete grain silos. Many...

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Mobility Planning in an Era of Rapid Change

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...that throughout history, urban mobility has faced all of these changes before. While we need a deeper understanding of the disruptive technology that is on the horizon, it might not...

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Vision Zero: The First 300 Years

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...will achieve a reduction in the number of collisions taking place, and those collisions not eliminated would no longer result in death. Vision Zero follows in a history of similar...

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New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself

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...The history of New York City architecture is as much of a melting pot as its residents themselves. The various styles and rich history of the buildings were influenced from...

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London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse

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...lives and have been re-invented more than once. This may be the true reflection on London, where every street has historical layers with hints of the past history, but it...

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A Century Later, Time to Revisit Zoning Laws?

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...is permitted, but the houses on the right would be illegal Looking back on its history, we begin to realize that zoning is inherently negative. From the beginning, zoning was...

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What Can 6,000 Years of Data Tell Us About Cities?

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...In an era of smart cities and urban science, data has rapidly become king. Typically, the focus is on real-time measurement and forward-looking studies, but history also has a...

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What Happens When People Control Driverless Cars?

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...in its 22 year history, this is the only case where the paradox of automation led to an A330 crash. Given the hundreds, if not thousands of A330 flights daily,...

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Disruptive Technology Moves In on the Housing Market

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...digital addresses, not just physical. This could provide potential home-buyers with a transparent history of the home, it’s costs and even trades-people who have worked on it. For sellers, a...

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