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Cycling becoming more popular in US cities

Cycling becoming more popular in US cities | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Car culture in many areas is starting to be replaced by one that encourages two wheels rather than four.
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A Grand Plan to Make Silicon Valley Into an Urban Paradise

A Grand Plan to Make Silicon Valley Into an Urban Paradise | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Maybe the suburban land of the tech giants could become a thriving dense metropolis
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MVRDV unveils plan for supertall "vertical Jakarta"

MVRDV unveils plan for supertall "vertical Jakarta" | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
MVRDV's design for Peruri 88 is a re-imagining of the city of Jakarta, 400 meters tall.
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Hogarth Architects - Built - Queens Gate SW7

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Self-Contained Robotic Farms Offer Glimpse of Lunar Food Factories | Raw File | Wired.com

Self-Contained Robotic Farms Offer Glimpse of Lunar Food Factories | Raw File | Wired.com | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Currently the food eaten by astronauts is produced on Earth, but according to NASA's Advanced Food Technology Project, the "duration of future missions may require a portion of the diet to be grown, processed and prepared in the space habitat."...
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Skyscrapers - past, present and future

Skyscrapers - past, present and future | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
How the world's tallest buildings have grown - and matured - as they push even higher into the sky.
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Chinese Architecture, Old and New

Chinese Architecture, Old and New | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The growth of China's massive population has slowed in recent years, but migration to urban areas has increased, with almost half of China's 1...
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China Will Build the Tallest Building In the World in Just 90 Days (Updated)

China Will Build the Tallest Building In the World in Just 90 Days (Updated) | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
According to its engineers, this will be the tallest skyscraper in the world by the end of March of 2013.
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Radical right joins in secession frenzy

Radical right joins in secession frenzy | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
“We need to form a WHITE republic,” MattwhiteAmerica added a little later. “One that is for whites by whites!”

 

“I have a feeling a lot if not most of the coloreds would be more than willing to leave a state that actually seceded. I have a feeling they would be smart enough to know that it would be either leave on your own or your [sic] going to be removed by whatever means needed.”

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How improved batteries will make electric vehicles competitive | KurzweilAI

How improved batteries will make electric vehicles competitive | KurzweilAI | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Electric cars like the Nissan Leaf are expensive. Cheaper batteries could eventually change that.
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Outrageous plan for $264 billion mega-city in Korea

Outrageous plan for $264 billion mega-city in Korea | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
TAKE that, Dubai!...
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Netherlands highways will glow in the dark from mid-2013 (Wired UK)

Netherlands highways will glow in the dark from mid-2013 (Wired UK) | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
A smart road design that features glow in the dark tarmac and illuminated weather indicators will be installed in the Netherlands from mid-2013...
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Has Humanity's Explosion Become a Population Bomb?

Has Humanity's Explosion Become a Population Bomb? | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The world's population has exploded over the past century, growing from less than 2 billion to 7 billion people. And it's not stopping.
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Vertical farms solve land problem

With land prices at a premium in Singapore, vertical farms with rotating vertical racks present a sustainable solution while cutting down pollution.
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City authorities turn to shipping containers to combat homelessness

City authorities turn to shipping containers to combat homelessness | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Independent schemes in the New York, USA and Brighton, UK are putting the humble shipping container to work as an effective source of low-cost housing to co...
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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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Should we build streets in the sky?

Should we build streets in the sky? | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
In a new series, BBC News looks at the continuing appeal of the skyscraper.
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STUDY: Every $1 Of Infrastructure Spending Boosts The Economy By $2

STUDY: Every $1 Of Infrastructure Spending Boosts The Economy By $2 | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
A recent working paper from two economists at the San Francisco Fed indicates that the fiscal multiplier for infrastructure spending is at least 2.
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How Green Spaces Improve Quality of Life Within Cities

Architectural and urban planning professional discuss how to make megacities cope with a quickly evolving, innovative world.
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7 Design Secrets for your house

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The Real iPod: Elon Musk's Wild Idea for a 'Jetson Tunnel' from S.F. to L.A.

The Real iPod: Elon Musk's Wild Idea for a 'Jetson Tunnel' from S.F. to L.A. | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The inventor wants to find the fifth dimension ... of transportation.
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Macro Micro Studio

The design and build of the UK’s first self-build, fully autonomous live/work timber studio in the Botanic Gardens, Dundee.
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Landlord turns six-storey building into 55 'capsule' one-room homes that are just 4 metres square

Landlord turns six-storey building into 55 'capsule' one-room homes that are just 4 metres square | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The residents in a building in Wuhan city, Hubei Province in China have their bathroom, kitchen and beds all in that one room.
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Radical planes take shape

Radical planes take shape | Better Mobility, Living, Logistics, Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Engineers and designers are giving commercial aircraft a makeover, in a bid to make them faster, greener and more efficient.
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