Peter Madden’s vision of future cities.
London’s Thames Barrier exists to protect the city from water. Should other cities be thinking about re-engineering themselves for flood resistance? We take a look in our latest post.
José Carrera, Development Bank of Latin America
“There are two very stark things happening in this animation: the rapid development of Las Vegas into the desert and the dramatic reduction of water in the nearby Lake Powell reservoir. The connection between the two should be obvious.”
We’re not maximising the potential of roads. Check out an awesome idea for reimagining roads on This Big City.
Could these rooftops be used to harvest water? Yep.
Monroe Weber-Shirk on how his water treatment innovation is ready to change the world.
It might not look like much, but this technology has brought clean water to eight communities in Honduras. Read an interview with its creator on This Big City.
Philadelphia has some revolutionary plans for controlling stormwater. Read all about it on This Big City.
Water clock in Osaka station, Japan. Simply amazing.
The Future City Is A Smarter City
Philadelphia is revolutionising the way it approaches storm water management.