thisbigcity:

Creating walkable cities is tough when we’ve built an infrastructure that discourages walking. But it’s worth it. 

Our latest post looks at the future of the walkable neighborhood.

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wherearchitectureisfun:

WAÏF: Crazy Giant Indoor Pools around the globe

Fun & Entertainment for the mass

Locations:

Tropical Island Resort - Germany

Ocean Dome - Japan

West Edmonton Mall - Canada

Summerland - Japan

Kalahari Resorts - USA

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oessa:

33°53’31.0”N 84°15’34.5”W, 37°36’48.2”N 122°23’42.2”W, 52°30’40.9”N 1°51’54.5”W

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dcy3:

just—maps:

54% of USA population lives here [1136x679] [OC]

dcy3:

just—maps:

54% of USA population lives here [1136x679] [OC]

(via psssm)

wherearchitectureisfun:

99percentinvisible:

Let us all take a minute to consider how totally crazy Disney World’s Pop Century Resorts are. 

WAÏF: Where architecture ïs appearance

wherearchitectureisfun:

WAÏF: The Real ParaUrbanism

ombuarchitecture:

Aerial Views of American Sprawl

By Christoph Gielen

Christoph Gielen’s aerial views offer a look at America’s most aberrant and unusual sprawl forms in ways we usually don’t get to see them: from far above the ground—a vantage point that reveals both the intricate geometry as well as the idiosyncratic allure of these developments.

1. Nevada _ 2. Florida _ 3. Arizona _ 4.Florida _ 5. Arizona _ 6. Nevada_7. Texas

via Plataforma Arquitectura

thelandofmaps:

New York aerial map from 1921.

thelandofmaps:

New York aerial map from 1921.

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