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The country most friendly to electric vehicles is also the country most supportive of senior citizens, not that there's a relationship. After Norway, Sweden is the best place to grow old, according to the just released Global AgeWatch Index.
Oct 8, 2014   BBC News
Researchers in Scotland have concluded that areas without parks and green space have an increased risk of death and illness.
Nov 9, 2008   BBC News
In Swansea, U.K., planners requested a translation via email of a road sign into Welsh. What they got back was not quite what they expected.
Nov 7, 2008   BBC News
Using the term 'oil supply crunch' as opposed to 'peak oil', this British report indicates that the oil crisis will hit by 2013, with prices jumping to $200/barrel. It states that the problem is not insufficient oil but obstacles to its extraction.
Aug 20, 2008   BBC News
<p>Dermot Finch of the Centre for Cities, an independent research group, says that the U.S. could learn a lot from the U.K.'s urban renaissance.</p>
Jun 14, 2008   BBC News
<p>It's ethics vs. economics in a debate over a proposed casino in Stranraer, Scotland.</p>
Jun 13, 2008   BBC News
<p>A new design for a public bike rack could help prevent crime.</p>
May 23, 2008   BBC News
<p>While cities are focused on promoting green 'buildings', planners and landscape architects need to advocate more green city planning.</p>
Apr 30, 2008   BBC News
<p>Plans to redevelop Asia's largest slum will displace over 1 million people, many of whom earn their livelihood recycling Mumbai's trash.</p>
Apr 21, 2008   BBC News
<p>A train capable of reaching speeds of 224 mph has been unveiled in France.</p>
Feb 6, 2008   BBC News
<p>A planning expert in Wales is warning that many cities are endanger of pushing families out to the suburbs by focusing solely on high-density development.</p>
Nov 14, 2007   BBC News