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The 20 Best Cities On The Planet

With globalization, climate change, and social and economical challenges, today’s world cities need to adapt like never before.

The IESE Business School in Spain is out with its annual  179 more words

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The Streets of Your Town

From Barcelona to Istanbul, and Vienna to Toronto, Lizabeth Bennett documents her own systematic exploration of the urban world through an ever-growing gallery of images from across the globe.  185 more words

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Idaho Man Who Called 911 To Complain About Bar Tab Could Get Jail Time

An Idaho man who called 911 early Monday to complain that a bar overcharged him is now facing up to a year in jail time and a $1,000 fine. 103 more words

Paris's Galeries de Bois, prototype of the modern shopping centre – a history of cities in 50 buildings

Taking inspiration from the souks of Arabia and the forums of ancient Rome, the Galeries de Bois were the artistic, social and political centre of the French capital

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Singapore Urbanism Part 2

In the second installment of Singapore Urbanism, we continue to look at the level of development that Singapore has achieved in the past 50 years since independence. 65 more words

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Exploring Gowanus and reading about cities

In my research so far on Gowanus, many of the aspects that we are investigating relate well to Jane Jacob’s four conditions from ‘The Death and Life of Great American Cities’ 663 more words