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Plantable Christmas wrapping paper is embedded with seeds

Eden's Paper curbs festive waste by enabling consumers to plant their wrapping and grow vegetables after they've finished swapping gifts.
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Decrease waste in the cities

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Innovative Urban Food Park Would Span Food Experience

Innovative Urban Food Park Would Span Food Experience | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
A proposed Urban Food Park in the Tampa Bay region would teach city residents to grow their own food, which foods are healthiest and what is involved in the entire food experience from farm to kitchen to fork to community.
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About OZCF - a Cape Town farm

About OZCF - a Cape Town farm | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
OZCF - a Cape Town farm. The Oranjezicht City Farm is a neighbourhood non-profit project celebrating local food, culture and community.
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Urban Sustainability and Environmentalism | Sustainable Cities Collective

Urban Sustainability and Environmentalism | Sustainable Cities Collective | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
I teach a seminar in regional and community sustainability and, in each of the last two weeks, a student has wondered why I was including in our curriculum subjects such as home affordability and cultural preservation.
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Urban Schools Aim for Environmental Revolution

Urban Schools Aim for Environmental Revolution | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
Six big-city school systems are combining their purchasing power to persuade suppliers to sell healthier and more environment-friendly products, like compostable food trays, at low prices.
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Data analysis will be a great new opportunity in the CityNext ecosystem

Data analysis will be a great new opportunity in the CityNext ecosystem | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
The three words that have been frequently used with regard to CityNext are transform, engage, and accelerate. These follow up rather well to one of my earlier blog posts about the key aspects in th...
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China's Super-Sized Food Culture Is Creating American-Style Problems

China's Super-Sized Food Culture Is Creating American-Style Problems | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
Chinese restaurants are wasting tons and tons of food. But how do you change a culture that values over-ordering?
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Community Sustainability and Participation | Sustainable Cities Collective

Community Sustainability and Participation | Sustainable Cities Collective | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
Walkability. High density. Nature preservation. Agriculture. Energy efficiency and green buildings. Aspects of urban living not associated with Atlanta.
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Vinay Gupta shares his vision of a rural future

Disaster consultant Vinay Gupta asks if eco-tech and radical innovation could create a future where the rush to cities slows instead of increases? Futurefest...
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Nature inspired urban shelter by Luminexence Design

Nature inspired urban shelter by Luminexence Design | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
Need shelter in the busy city? Head towards the giant metal leaf protruding from the ground! This new urban furniture, called ‘The Lotus,’ was designed by Italian architect Giancarlo Zema for Luminexence.
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Microsoft Case Study: Windows Server 2012 Datacenter - City of Barcelona

Microsoft Case Study: Windows Server 2012 Datacenter - City of Barcelona | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
City of Barcelona - Barcelona Realizes Vision of Innovative City Governance with Cloud, Devices, and Apps
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Green Urbanism and Ideas | Sustainable Cities Collective

Green Urbanism and Ideas | Sustainable Cities Collective | Neo Urbanism | Scoop.it
Given that cities are growing at an unprecedented pace, while attempting to match this growth with developments and investments, where and how does nature fit into this frantic rush to build?
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