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Life on a Line: Human Movement Through Urban Space and Time

In a fascinating article, Milton Friesen describes his research into how people actually move through urbanized areas, using real data. Continue reading

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Spontaneous urban planning

We like grand boulevards, and sometimes you have to knock down a few buildings to get them. But much of what passes for urban planning in our schools and in our actual cities is little more than wishful thinking at best, and crippling regulation at worst. Continue reading

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