kristin in the district.
kristin in the district.
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urbanination:

An early cross section for the bus rapid transit lane for New York’s 34th Street. 
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thedailywhat:

Epic Space Shuttle Shot of the Day: Endeavor does Los Angeles.
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studio630:

A New Site Calculates Your Neighborhood’s Walkability
Walkability matters. Research shows that more walkable neighborhoods tend to be stronger economically, have lower transport costs, and promote better health and well-being.
But, other than living there, how do you know if an area is walkable?


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Walkonomics is a new site that aims to build up as comprehensive a picture as possible. Services such as Walk Score already score proximity to restaurants and shops (and more); how long your commute is; and allow you to compare areas. But, according to Adam Davies, that’s only part of the story of walkability. Ideally, you also want to know things like how safe the streets are, whether the sidewalks are wide enough, how clear the signage is, and also—less tangibly—how clean the street is, and whether it’s relaxing and fun. Distance, in other words, is not the only factor—perhaps not even the most important factor.
By Ben Schiller
via FastCoDesign
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subtilitas:

Henke Schreieck - Bene Zumbobel-Staff office pavilion, Klagenfurt 2002. Via.
subtilitas:

Henke Schreieck - Bene Zumbobel-Staff office pavilion, Klagenfurt 2002. Via.