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Kayla Matthews is a journalist and writer covering future tech and infrastructure
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Kayla Matthews is a journalist and writer covering future tech and infrastructure topics for publications like The Week and VentureBeat. In her free time, she also manages and edits her tech blog, ProductivityBytes.com.

Recent Posts

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June 10, 2018, 1pm PDT
There are many ways that city planning and urban design can mitigate, or exacerbate, the spread of public health risks.
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May 23, 2018, 6am PDT
Resilience to the impacts of climate change and other forms of natural disaster will require new levels of safety in the built environment.
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May 3, 2018, 6am PDT
Let's acknowledge that loneliness and depression is common among urban residents, and figure out ways urban planning can foster connections and social interactions between people.
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April 25, 2018, 11am PDT
Futuristic, eco-friendly cities can be greener and more eco-friendly, thanks to better use of natural resources.
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April 13, 2018, 5am PDT
According to to a recent study, methane gas produces a much larger greenhouse effect than previously thought. Planners can act to limit the environmental impact of methane.
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March 26, 2018, 10am PDT
There is plenty of evidence for modular construction as a key component of a green economy.
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February 27, 2018, 9am PST
There are plenty of opportunities to green the world's energy production and consumption infrastructure, but it will take good planning.
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February 14, 2018, 7am PST
Thanks to innovative advancements in permeable pavements and vertical farming, modern urban planning takes an action-oriented approach that retains its traditional focus of meeting residential needs.
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January 25, 2018, 5am PST
The hustle and bustle of cities are part of the appeal, but too much noise is unhealthy. Planners can help control the problem of noise in the city.
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December 13, 2017, 1pm PST
Another large corporation is accused of misleading the public about its impacts on the environment. This time, drinking water is at stake.
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