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September 7, 2017
Wall Street landlords are living the American Dream – but what about their tenants?
July 25, 2017
In Europe's refugee squats, dignified existence and political resistance go hand in hand.
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China's hukou system is a relic of the Mao era – and it's holding the nation's rural population back.
March 16, 2016
Some economic models tell us that segregation is inevitable. Is it really?
No go zone.
Explore the hidden origins of one of China's most significant historic sites.
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The symptoms are clear, but the cure will remain elusive until we recognise the many sources of the problem.
June 15, 2017
There are three key principles: prevent risk, evacuate users and minimise damage – in that order.
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July 21, 2017
The dystopian urban future imagined in the Judge Dredd comics warns against letting technology rule our transport systems.
The case for introducing capital gains tax on the sale of all homes.
The aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire.
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June 26, 2017
We asked two experts to examine what the buildling regulations say.
June 16, 2017
No one party is responsible for the disaster: local or national, Labour or Conservative – they all are.
October 22, 2015
By simulating cities from the "bottom-up", scientists can help us plan for the future.
The future of cities?
April 13, 2017
Pollution, poverty, disease and death: future cities will be grim places, unless we do things differently.
The extreme future city.
November 25, 2014
My future city contains flying cars, shimmering architecture and vertical parks. Yours is probably different, but whether you’ve thought about it or not you’ll definitely have some conception, some image…
January 25, 2016
The Urban Heat Island is an inevitable outcome of urbanisation – but as the Earth gets warmer, that's cause for concern.
February 18, 2016
The answer lies in the history we share with our canine companions.