June 10, 2011, 6am PDT
The sudden appearance of a ping pong table in a public park in Dallas is a perfect example of the concept of emergence in cities, according to this post on <em>Pegasus News</em>.
March 24, 2009, 1pm PDT
The concept of 'emergence', in science refers to the way complex systems and patterns arise among groups without planned organization. Emergence is now being applied in interesting ways to study urban areas that evolved spontaneously.
December 26, 2008, 11am PST
The complex, organic form of Mediterranean towns has been traced to a dynamic system of reproducing building codes.