Future Cities

How did childhood visions of future cities differ for kids growing up in the 1980s when compared to the 1960s or today? Matt Novak shares a short film from 1983 that captures the prescient urban visions of students.
Apr 24, 2013   Smithsonian
Manish Bapna outlines the factors that put China on the frontlines of sustainable urban development.
Feb 16, 2012   Forbes
This piece from the <em>Guardian</em> lists a handful of ideas that could shape the future of cities and city design.
Dec 22, 2010   Guardian
Anton Roux and John Stanley of ON LINE opinion outline the future for Australian cities.
Nov 1, 2010   ON LINE opinion
Designing the city of the future has long been the playground of architects and planners. A New York non-profit design group led by architect Mitchell Joachim keeps that tradition alive.
Jul 6, 2010   Guardian
An auto company has a new design competition to imagine a future city that is car-friendly.
Jun 25, 2010   Scientific American
Where will Americans live? Everywhere. The third article in a three-part series based on Joel Kotkin's new book, "The Next Hundred Million: America in 2050," looks at where Americans will live and how our communities will grow to accommodate them.
Mar 23, 2010   AOL News
Benches that dump you for sitting too long, trash cans that spit your recyclables back out- will the Sentient City lack empathy?
Oct 23, 2009   BBC News
WebEcoist has pulled together a fascinating gallery of imaginative designs for green dwelling and living spaces, including a design for co-op housing inspired by Anasazi cliff dwellings.
Sep 29, 2009   WebEcoist
Matsys, an experimental architecture firm, used the book <em>Dune</em> as a starting point for its design of a terraced, sunken city form focused around preserving water.
Sep 19, 2009   BLDBLOG
Imagining cities of the future can bring about some pretty wild predictions. But when they're visions of existing cities, these futuristic predictions can be almost realistic.
Sep 19, 2009   io9