2010 World Expo

November 6, 2010, 7am PDT
The Expo’s stated theme was “Better City, Better Life,” and organizers boasted it was the first World’s Fair devoted to the contemplation of cities.
Fast Company
July 29, 2010, 7am PDT
Chinese urban sprawl has the potential to be transformed into urban sustainability.
TheCityFix
June 9, 2010, 8am PDT
As Shanghai aims to bring people together through spectacle, Edwin Heathcote examines the concept behind the festival and questions its relevancy.
Financial Times
March 22, 2010, 7am PDT
Shanghai is preparing for the 2010 World Expo, but the Chinese investment won't create anything like the urban investment created in Vancouver for the Olympics, says Brendon Crain.
Next American City
February 19, 2010, 7am PST
This profile from <em>National Geographic</em> takes an inside look at the growing and rapidly changing city of Shanghai.
National Gepgraphic
August 15, 2009, 9am PDT
As the host of the 2010 World Expo, Shanghai is sparing no expense. Civic investment and projects are expected to eclipse those of Beijing when it hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics.
The New York Times