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June 22, 2006, 7am PDT
A novelist takes on Gehry's gargantuan Atlantic Yards project, proposed for Brooklyn.
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April 27, 2006, 12pm PDT
Slate publishes a series of articles on human waste, descending to the depths of London's massive and mysterious sewer system and visiting a restored 1865 sewage works, a "sewage school", and the polluted Thames.
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April 4, 2006, 9am PDT
The New Urbanist design is expensive, but the concept -- similar to recovery efforts after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake -- shows great promise.
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March 31, 2006, 6am PST
In Indiana, selling a 157-mile toll road to Spanish and Australian investors joins the growing trend of selling pieces of underfunded U.S. infrastructure to foreigners.
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March 6, 2006, 8am PST
Tesco, the world's fifth-largest retailer, is coming to California -- and with its 546 Tesco Express stores in the UK taking up as much land as just six Wal-Mart supercenters, it could bring a new model of retail land use with it.
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November 24, 2005, 5am PST
What would it feel like to commute outside of a two-ton steel cocoon in Los Angeles, on a man-powered vehicle? Turns out, it's rather blissful.
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November 8, 2005, 10am PST
Witold Rybczynski reviews Robert Bruegmann's new book, Sprawl: A Compact History.
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October 13, 2005, 8am PDT
A photo essay visits megachurches and uncovers surprising trends in modern church architecture.
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October 3, 2005, 9am PDT
Austan Goolsbee explains why a short-term increase in fuel prices is unlikely to change Americans' driving habits.
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September 8, 2005, 2pm PDT
Jack Schafer argues that Katrina may amount to "creative destruction," and that "[o]nly a sadist would insist on resurrecting this concentration of poverty, crime, and deplorable schools."
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August 2, 2005, 2pm PDT
This rising starchitect is a "quintessential urbanist."
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August 1, 2005, 8am PDT
Maybe zoning laws are causing the real-estate bubble.
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June 23, 2005, 8am PDT
While plans to rebuild at Ground Zero go through yet another revision of security measures, one commentator asks when is enough too much?
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May 17, 2005, 2pm PDT
How does Chicago's new Millenium Park compare with the great urban parks of the 19th and 20th centuries?
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April 7, 2005, 8am PDT
Q: When is a street not really a street? A: When it's a lifestyle center.
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April 6, 2005, 12pm PDT
A huge model of Shanghai in the city's "urban planning hall" reproduces the massive building boom on a micro scale.
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March 4, 2005, 10am PST
A century after Frederick Law Olmsted, landscape architects are resuming their role in giving shape to cities.
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March 2, 2005, 5am PST
Slate offers a blow-by-blow account of the oral arguments and props offered in Kelo v. New London, the eminent domain case heard by the Supreme Court.
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March 1, 2005, 8am PST
Suburban single-family homes don industrial chicness inspired by the urban loft but delivered with the trappings of suburbia.
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February 10, 2005, 11am PST
Slate's architecture critic looks at Celebration -- Disney's controversial town -- as it celebrates it's 10-year anniversary.
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