The sad disparity between the money the Philippines needs, and what it got.
[Graphic: Chris Walker]
SO HAWT :3
The Central Park development in Chippendale, Sydney, is really something. Be sure to check it out if you’re ever in town.
In Almost Every European Country, Bikes Are Outselling New Cars
Krishnadev Calamur, npr.org
We know that Europeans love their bicycles — think Amsterdam or Paris. Denmark even has highways specifically for cyclists.
Indeed, earlier this month, NPR’s Lauren Frayer reported that Spain, which has long had a love affair with…
Fantasy Map: “Brain” Subway for HSBC Ad Campaign by Triboro Designs
A nicely executed concept, and better drawn than a lot of actual subway maps (Note the nicely nested curves when multiple route lines change direction!). Not quite sure what’s going on with the light green route as it crosses over the central trunk, but hey… it’s a BRAIN, not a real transit system.
(Source: Triboro Designs website)
Silent parks. Designing for disabilities. Human-powered data. Garbage anthropology. World-class sidewalks. Floating favelas. Paint as infrastructure. These are the keys to the cities of the future, according to the most recent TED conference, City 2.0.