Designing the Urban Future
Scientific American

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Narrated By: Coleen Marlo

Duration: 5 hours and 54 minutes

What to expect

After smartphones, smart TVs, smart windows, and other smart products on the horizon, smart cities were the next logical step in trying to create a better, brighter, more sustainable, and economically sound future. A relatively new term, “smart cities” conjures images of a cooperative, wired, prosperous utopia where citizens of all classes achieve a high quality of life. In this audiobook, we look at the qualities needed for future cities to survive and thrive.


Environmentally-friendly (‘green’) architecture and design

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