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'Amsterdam is a cat city pretending to be a dog' – a cartoon #Cities #Netherlands #Europe #Illustration #Artanddesign #Culture #Graphicdesign


 
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The #world's oldest #map of the holy land gives us a fragmented glimpse of the layout of #biblical #nations. This tile map is the oldest known #geographic floor #mosaic in existence, depicting the #MiddleEast during the height of the #Byzantine period. Installed sometime during the late 6th century CE, much of the map’s tiles have been chipped away or been destroyed but a large contiguous piece of the map still exists illustrating both locations and names ranging from geographic features to #cities.
Located in the #Church of #SaintGeorge in #Madaba #Jordan


 
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The #world's oldest #map of the holy land gives us a fragmented glimpse of the layout of #biblical #nations.
This tile map is the oldest known #geographic floor #mosaic in existence, depicting the #MiddleEast during the height of the #Byzantine period. Installed sometime during the late 6th century CE, much of the map’s tiles have been chipped away or been destroyed but a large contiguous piece of the map still exists illustrating both locations and names ranging from geographic features to #cities.


 
'It's an absurd profession': the world's most infamous bouncers tell all #Clubbing #Documentaryfilms #Dancemusic #Electronicmusic #Music #Culture #Film #Germany #Gentrification #Cities


 
Upward slope: how skateboarding transformed the ‘Manchester of Finland’ #Cities #Finland #Skateboarding #Europe #Lifeandstyle


 
Filling a gap: the clandestine gang fixing Rome illegally #Cities #Italy #Europe #Society #Infrastructure


 
Turkish Airlines switching to new airport – all in 45 hours #Cities #Airtransport #Worldnews #Turkey #Europe #RecepTayyipErdoğan


 
Berlin's rental revolution: activists push for properties to be nationalised #Cities #Germany #Europe #Rentingproperty #Protest #Gentrification #Money #Property


 

Congestion Pricing: N.Y. Embraced It. Will Other Clogged Cities Follow?


Traffic-choked cities like Philadelphia, Los Angeles and Portland, Ore. may be emboldened by New York’s decision to give congestion pricing a try.
Article word count: 1808

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19549125
Posted by wpasc (karma: 793)
Post stats: Points: 82 - Comments: 81 - 2019-04-01T22:45:13Z

#HackerNews #cities #clogged #congestion #... show more


 
'Like the Eye of Sauron': western Europe’s tallest building planned for tiny Danish town #Cities #Skyscrapers #Denmark #Europe #Worldnews #Architecture #Artanddesign


 

Cycling heaven: The African capital with 'no traffic' - BBC News


https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-47709673
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Newark testing universal income, other cities trying idea despite policy failing in Canada


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#canada #cities #despite #failing #idea #income #new jersey #newark #oan newsroom #other #policy #testing #trying #universal #universal income
Newark testing universal income, other cities trying idea despite policy failing in Canada


 
- #Imagining the #Smart #Cities of #2050


Tomorrow’s cities are reshaping almost every industry imaginable, and birthing those we’ve never heard of.
https://singularityhub.com/2019/03/15/imagining-the-smart-cities-of-2050/


 
- #Imagining the #Smart #Cities of #2050
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Tomorrow’s cities are reshaping almost every industry imaginable, and birthing those we’ve never heard of.
Imagining the Smart Cities of 2050


 

To build the cities of the future, we must get out of our cars


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19417797
Posted by jseliger (karma: 47892)
Post stats: Points: 143 - Comments: 29 - 2019-03-18T00:36:11Z

#HackerNews #build #cars #cities #future #get #must... show more


 

As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling


With China no longer accepting used plastic and paper, communities are facing steep collection bills, forcing them to end their programs or burn or bury more waste.
Article word count: 1392

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19410187
Posted by mykowebhn (karma: 913)
Post stats: Points: 106 - Comments: 115 - 2019-03-16T20:46:00Z

#HackerNews #cities #costs #more #... show more


 
The Truth Absolute

4/7/06 From The Lord, Our God and Savior
The Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

Thus says The God of #Israel, Lord of #Heaven and #Earth, of all that is seen and unseen, known and unknown, The God of all: There is One #Truth, One Absolute, One Constant in all creation, in whom the fullness of God dwells - #YahuShua #HaMashiach.

All else is #fantasy, great vexation of #... show more


 
The #Smart #Cities of the #Future Are #Already Taking Off


By 2040, about two-thirds of the world’s population will be concentrated in urban centers. Over the decades ahead, 90 percent of this urban population growth is predicted to flourish across Asia and Africa.
https://singularityhub.com/2019/03/08/the-smart-cities-of-the-future-are-already-taking-off/


 
The #Smart #Cities of the #Future Are #Already Taking Off
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By 2040, about two-thirds of the world’s population will be concentrated in urban centers. Over the decades ahead, 90 percent of this urban population growth is predicted to flourish across Asia and Africa.
The Smart Cities of the Future Are Already Taking Off


 
- #Futurology - #Circular #economy could #save #GCC #cities $138bn over a #decade


By minimising waste and making the most of resources through a circular economy, GCC cities could save $138 billion (Dh507 billion) and 148 million tonnes of C02 emissions between 2020 and 2030, according to the managing director at Strategy&, Middle East.
https://www.thenational.ae/business/economy/circular-economy-could-save-gcc-cities-138bn-over-a-decade-1.834710


 
- #Futurology - #Circular #economy could #save #GCC #cities $138bn over a #decade
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By minimising waste and making the most of resources through a circular economy, GCC cities could save $138 billion (Dh507 billion) and 148 million tonnes of C02 emissions between 2020 and 2030, according to the managing director at Strategy&, Middle East.
https://www.thenational.ae/business/economy/circular-economy-could-save-gcc-cities-138bn-over-a-decade-1.834710


 
Woe to the Captives of This World

2/24/06 From The Lord, Our God and Savior
The Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

Harken to My #Word, O #house of #Jacob, #listen to My #voice, all you captives of #Israel, and let all in the isles receive #understanding, for the #mouth of The Living God has spoken. Indeed let every #tribe, #... show more


 

America’s Cities Are Running on Software from the ’80s


America’s Cities Are Running on Software From the ’80s
Article word count: 1099

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19271569
Posted by eplanit (karma: 10893)
Post stats: Points: 82 - Comments: 103 - 2019-02-28T14:42:15Z

#HackerNews #80s #americas #are #cities #... show more


 

'Moment of reckoning': US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports


Residents of cities like Chester, outside Philadelphia, fear a rise in pollution from incinerators after China’s recycling ban
Article word count: 1448

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19262998
Posted by chriskanan (karma: 3214)
Post stats: Points: 71 - Comments: 101 - 2019-02-27T13:14:11Z

#HackerNews #after #bans #burn #... show more


 

Cities are planting more trees to fight climate change and improve healthy living wef.ch/2QeVgcH #environment #cities


 

Why US Cities Are Becoming More Dangerous for Cyclists and Pedestrians


US cities were designed and engineered around cars. Now some are working to increase walking and biking, but the shift isn't easy.
Article word count: 1068

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19207424
Posted by kirion25 (karma: 118)
Post stats: Points: 102 - Comments: 103 - 2019-02-20T12:51:36Z

#HackerNews #and #are #becoming #... show more


 
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Alexandria s one of the most beautiful cities in the middle east, it have a lot of places to discover like qaitbay citadel, Alexandria library, and more
now more about Alexandria attractions from here
https://www.traveltoegypt.net/discover-egypt/alexandria-attractions
#Alexandria #Alexandriaattractions #attractions #places #Egypt #cities


 

German town votes ′No′ to street names | News | DW | 03.02.2019


https://www.dw.com/en/german-town-votes-no-to-street-names/a-47345093
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#Abortion: #Murder of the #Innocent

8/23/05 **From The #Lord, Our #God and #Savior **
The #Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

WOE TO THOSE WHO HARM THE LITTLE ONES! WOE TO THOSE WHO SLAUGHTER MY #GIFTS! AND WOE TO ALL WHO STAND IN AGREEMENT! Says The Lord. For they are and were created, sculpted delicately in fragile flesh, attached to The #Vine before their... show more


 
The Lord Comes Nigh; Make the Way Straight for His Return

7/3/05 From The #Lord, Our #God and #Savior
The #Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

Thus says The Lord to the peoples of the #earth: In My right #hand is the #power to #save; and in My left, #judgment, which I am about to pour out. [1]For I am The Lord your God, The Only God, The G... show more


 
- #Continental #Showcases #Plan for #Interconnected #Transportation #System for #Cities



Smart cities are a hot topic now that 5G is on the horizon, and Continental is building a transportation network to take full advantage of the coming change.
https://interestingengineering.com/continental-showcases-plan-for-interconnected-transportation-system-for-cities


 
- #Continental #Showcases #Plan for #Interconnected #Transportation #System for #Cities
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Smart cities are a hot topic now that 5G is on the horizon, and Continental is building a transportation network to take full advantage of the coming change.
https://interestingengineering.com/continental-showcases-plan-for-interconnected-transportation-system-for-cities


 
7 #Things You Should #Know About the #Future of #Underwater #Cities



Living underwater is possible. You could be moving to an underwater city in the near future
https://interestingengineering.com/7-things-you-should-know-about-the-future-of-underwater-cities


 
7 #Things You Should #Know About the #Future of #Underwater #Cities
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Living underwater is possible. You could be moving to an underwater city in the near future
https://interestingengineering.com/7-things-you-should-know-about-the-future-of-underwater-cities


 
A #Google-backed #vertical #farm #startup just #raised another $90 #million to #build in #cities across the #US


As the popularity of vertical farms continues to rise, investors have taken note.
https://www.businessinsider.com/bowery-farm-90-million-raise-food-google-2018-12


 
All #hail the #AI #overlord: #Smart #cities and the AI #Internet of #Things


AI and machine learning can turn "Smart" cities' mountain of data into lifesaving insights.
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/12/unite-day3-1/


 
All #hail the #AI #overlord: #Smart #cities and the AI #Internet of #Things
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AI and machine learning can turn "Smart" cities' mountain of data into lifesaving insights.
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/12/unite-day3-1/


 
The #Technologies #Building The #Smart #Cities of The #Future
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From AI robocops to flying vehicles to the blockchain, the technologies that once were science fiction are now shaping the smart cities of the future.
https://interestingengineering.com/the-technologies-building-the-smart-cities-of-the-future


 
Top 10 #Largest #Cities by #2100 | The B1M
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Where will the world's largest cities be by 2100 and what social, economic and infrastructure challenges will they face between now and then?

https://hooktube.com/9OulEjWI-bE


 
Top 10 #Largest #Cities by #2100 | The B1M



Where will the world's largest cities be by 2100 and what social, economic and infrastructure challenges will they face between now and then?

https://hooktube.com/9OulEjWI-bE