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
This slideshow from <em>Treehugger</em> offers visions of the future of cities -- from decades ago and today.
Feb 7, 2009   Treehugger
Want to get kids off the street? Build playgrounds on top of skyscrapers, like in this retro-future design from 1957's Mechanix Illustrated.
Jan 15, 2009   Modern Mechanix
That's the question the Vancouver Planning Commission has been tossing around with the public for the last year or so, as they prepare a "Change Charter" for City Hall.
Sep 8, 2008   The Vancouver Sun
<p>At the World Science Festival in New York, visions of future cities mix the usual Blade Runner-esque architecture with abundant greenery.</p>
May 30, 2008   By Tim Halbur