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Farms of the Future

To make room for nature, farms of the future may have to move off the land and into skyscrapers. Dickson Despommier explains his idea.
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Japan's Rediculously Futuristic Hotel Trains - Imgur

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The Case For A Highway Trust Fund Bankruptcy - Jonathan H. Todd

The Case For A Highway Trust Fund Bankruptcy - Jonathan H. Todd | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The Highway Trust Fund has subsidized sprawl for decades. Is it time to scrap it, and instead promote more a more urban, more productive economy?
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Urban Skyfarm concept would provide inner city farming space

Urban Skyfarm concept would provide inner city farming space | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Two problems caused by increasing overpopulation in cities are how to use space productively and how to feed everyone. A new concept design suggests a means...
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Green MashUP: the rise of biophilic cities

Green MashUP: the rise of biophilic cities | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
In recent years, we have seen a movement towards biophilic cities - ones that incorporate nature into urban design. Leon Gettler writes for The Fifth Estate.
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Helsinki's ambitious plan to make car ownership pointless in 10 years

Finland's capital hopes an ambitious 'mobility on demand' system that integrates all forms of transport in a single payment network could essentially render private cars obsolete
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Dark Rye | Future | Room for Change

Dark Rye | Future | Room for Change | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
This essay by Neal Pollack reimagines the homes of the future: The future belongs to cities. By 2050, 70% of the world’s ever-growing population will live in urban areas.
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100% Of Dutch Electric Trains Could Run On Renewable Energy BY 2018

100% Of Dutch Electric Trains Could Run On Renewable Energy BY 2018 | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
One of the unofficial themes of the World Energy Innovation Forum which I attended recently at the Tesla Motors factory in Fremont was optimism about renewable energy developments. Just several days later, it was announced that all Dutch electric trains could be getting their power from renewable sources by 2018.



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Driverless Cars

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Eco City 2020 - Imgur

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Could this Vertical Farm Change Urban Farming Forever? Growing Power Vertical Farm Project | Over Grow The System

Could this Vertical Farm Change Urban Farming Forever?  Growing Power Vertical Farm Project | Over Grow The System | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
“I believe it is our privilege and duty to create an urban agricultural training and demonstration site that directly reflects our commitment to sustainability and that will serve as a model for other programs throughout the country” - WILL ALLEN, FOUNDER AND CEO, GROWING POWER   The Vision: Growing Power inspires communities to build sustainable food systems that are equitable and ecologically sound, creating a just world, one food-secure community at a time. The Mission: Growing Power, Inc. is a non-profit organization and land trust supporting people from diverse backgrounds and the environment in which they live by helping to provide equal access to healthy, high-quality, safe and affordable food. This mission is implemented by providing hands-on training, on-the-ground demonstration, outreach and technical assistance through the development of Community Food Systems that help people grow, process, market and distribute food in a sustainable manner. The Need: Located on an
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Heaven = A Place On Earth

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Honda Smart Home US - Honda Corporate

Honda Smart Home US - Honda Corporate | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Check out the Honda Smart Home sustainability project.
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Future Himalaya Water Towers - SERIOUS WONDER

Future Himalaya Water Towers - SERIOUS WONDER | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Future Himalaya Water Towers may save fresh water for future use. Futurist Gray Scott for SERIOUS WONDER
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To Cool Cities, Build Them Tall and Shiny

To Cool Cities, Build Them Tall and Shiny | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
A jungle of reflective skyscrapers will usually be better off than a low-lying district of similarly shaped townhouses.
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Vertical farms sprouting all over the world - tech - 16 January 2014 - New Scientist

Vertical farms sprouting all over the world - tech - 16 January 2014 - New Scientist | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
From Singapore to Pennsylvania, warehouses and high-rises offer a new, environmentally friendly way to feed the swelling populations of the world's cities
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MEKANIKAL: S. Shimamura brings industrial farming indoors, improves yield 100-fold

MEKANIKAL: S. Shimamura brings industrial farming indoors, improves yield 100-fold | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
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Russian trams - Imgur

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Watch This 200-Square-Foot Apartment Grow With A Wave Of The Hand

Watch This 200-Square-Foot Apartment Grow With A Wave Of The Hand | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
It's no secret that when it comes to micro-dwelling, everyone's looking for space-saving solutions that can really open up even the teeny-tiniest apartment. But instead of resorting to hanging stuff everywhere or purchasing double-duty furniture,...
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Futuristic Floating City Could Soon Become a Reality

Futuristic Floating City Could Soon Become a Reality | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Atlantis may not be the only city in the ocean after architecture firm AT Design Office gets its newest blueprint approved. This innovative city plan was comm…
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TRAILER "THE GREENHOUSE OF THE FUTURE" - YouTube

The greenhouse of the future DVD, the step by step construction guide! The Greenhouse of the Future is a real solution to reintroduce cheap and healthy food ...
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Incredible Cement Factory Conversion in Barcelona [30 pics]

Incredible Cement Factory Conversion in Barcelona [30 pics] | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Photograph by Ricardo Bofill   The cement factory conversion by Ricardo Bofill in Barcelona, Spain is one of the most interesting the Sifter has seen to date. With over 30 silos, multiple buil...
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Let the Sun Shine In: Redirecting Sunlight to Urban Alleyways | News Releases | The Optical Society

Let the Sun Shine In: Redirecting Sunlight to Urban Alleyways | News Releases | The Optical Society | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
In dense, urban centers around the world, many people live and work in dim and narrow streets surrounded by tall buildings that block sunlight. And as the global population continues to rise and buildings are jammed closer together, the darkness will only spread.
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Deimel Oelschläger Architekten Unveil Daylit Zero-Emission Apartment Building in Berlin

Deimel Oelschläger Architekten Unveil Daylit Zero-Emission Apartment Building in Berlin | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Deimel Oelschläger Architekten recently unveiled their Boyenstrasse apartment building in Berlin, which relies on passive house principles to achieve its zero-emission status.
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Ending Hunger With Cybernated Farms - SERIOUS WONDER

Ending Hunger With Cybernated Farms - SERIOUS WONDER | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Cybernated Farm Systems (CFS) seeks to alleviate hunger by combining automation and agriculture. - B.J. Murphy for Serious Wonder
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