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The Future Of Farming

Picture your life 30 years from now. How are you getting around? Maybe instead of sitting in traffic for 30 minutes, you’ll use that...

This NYC Park Is Designed to Be Flooded

An East River park that will protect residents from storm surges while providing access to the waterfront received some key community feedback this week....

San Pedro Creek Culture Park

How and why did this park come to be? Here’s the story:When the first Spanish explorers arrived and beheld San Pedro Creek centuries ago,...

Cleveland Wants to Connect the Dots With Hundreds of Miles of Greenways

Last year, Cleveland Metroparks celebrated its centennial. For the past 100 years, the agency has been implementing founder William Stinchcomb’s vision for an “emerald...

Projects Leveraging Public/Private Synergies

The Bloomingdale freight rail line shut down during the 1990s, leaving behind a 2.7-mile (4 km) elevated corridor running through the northwest side of...

New York Architecture Firm Proposes Floating Housing Complex

eawalls and flood insurance are all well and good, but a New York architecture firm has designed a more ambitious (but probably less practical) solution for...

Why This Architect Wants To Build A City Covered In Plants And Trees

Strong evidence suggests that humans descended from tree-dwelling primates (as opposed to those of the knuckle-dragging, earthbound variety). Thanks to Italian architect Stefano Boeri,...

This Rainbow-lit Ice Skating Trail Is True Winter Magic

In a Canadian city where temperatures can dip to -35 degrees Celsius (-31 degrees Fahrenheit), officials and designers have come up with a creative way to...

Social Equity Becomes a Top Priority

A look at three large-scale urban projects that are repurposing industrial infrastructure and how social equity is an important priority in creating these innovative...

The City within a Garden

How Some Cities Are Restoring Nature and Tapping the Power of Ecosystems to Enhance and Protect Urban Life. Source: The City within a Garden

How Urban Is the World’s Population? Experts Disagree. – CityLab

Source: How Urban Is the World’s Population? Experts Disagree. – CityLab

‘Leaning Into the Wind,’ a New Film About Land Artist Andy Goldsworthy

Director Thomas Riedelsheimer is returning to theaters this month with a follow-up to his acclaimed 2001 documentary, Rivers and Tides, about the British land...