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Future Cities

How Localizing Is the Key To Our Urban Future

Michael Sorkin | Posted 05.19.2015 | World
Michael Sorkin

NEW YORK -- Ironically, in this era of exponential growth, we are witnessing the disappearance of cities. Our urbanism is becoming increasingly generic -- a Starbucks on every corner and an iPhone in every palm. We can do better.

10 Cities That Are Shaping The Future Of Urban Living

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.11.2015 | World

Cities are frequently at the front line of innovation when it comes to addressing the changing problems of urban life. Plans to combat climate change,...

How To Create Sustainable, Pulsating Cities of rhe Future

Gerhard Schmitt | Posted 05.11.2015 | World
Gerhard Schmitt

SHENZHEN -- Today's cities are not sustainable, no matter how we look at them. Here is an optimistic look at how we can turn challenges into opportunities, and create pulsating future cities.

The Future of America's Cities Lies in the Past

Kate Ascher | Posted 05.07.2016 | World
Kate Ascher

NEW YORK -- A decade from now, the hearts of some of our largest cities will no longer be defined by gleaming skyscrapers surrounded by well-manicured corporate plazas. The city will regain its human scale and emerge once again as a series of communities -- completing a fascinating journey back to the future.

Cities 3.0: How Cities Are Driving The Revitalization Of Our Nation

Kevin Johnson | Posted 09.13.2014 | Politics
Kevin Johnson

Cities 3.0 mayors are not sitting on our hands, waiting for the feds or someone else to solve our problems. We're embracing good ideas no matter where they come from, innovating to provide better services and building strong economies for the global marketplace.

In The Future, Almost All Of America's Best Cities Will Be On The West Coast

Posted 02.26.2014 | Business

Is the future bright for the city you live in? Apparently, it depends on which coast you live on. CreditDonkey, a financial education website, rece...

PHOTOS: Architecture Of The Future?

Adel Zakout | Posted 02.27.2012 | Arts
Adel Zakout

The 1926 sci-fi masterpiece Metropolis by Fritz Lang opens with a stunning sequence of machinery in motion, followed by an anonymous workers' crowd de...

Los Angeles 2030: Architecture Firms Re-Imagine Our City

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Found via LA Times "What will our cities look like in 2030? That's the question we posed to three well known architecture firms. The results are st...