Cities

How Dubai is building roads in the sky 7:01
The Jestons taught us to dream of futuristic cities. Now, Dubai is building one.
In partnership with Dubai Future Foundation
Kid-friendly superblocks are a way for residents to reclaim their streets
A superblock covers several neighbourhood blocks reserved for shared use by cyclists, walkers, and residents.
New “risky” playground could make kids anti-fragile
A new playground in Melbourne’s Southbank is the work of artist Mike Hewson, who introduces “risk” back into play.
Kid-friendly superblocks are a way for residents to reclaim their streets
New “risky” playground could make kids anti-fragile
How Dubai is building roads in the sky7:01
brownfields brightfields
Former landfills are becoming “brightfields” 
Satellites zoom in on cities’ hottest neighborhoods 
floating city
See the world’s first floating city: OCEANIX Busan 
Sponge cities: a solarpunk future by 2030Watch
new cities
Why Starting New Cities Isn’t a Quick Fix for the Housing Crisis
superblock
Barcelona’s plan to “pedestrianize” its downtown could transform our cities
rodent control
Internet-connected “smart” traps help cities combat rats