The Future of Cities

From developments in skyscraper architecture, green energy and driverless transport to social divides within cities and with nations, manufacturers clinging on in the margins and China starting a new metropolis from scratch

Divides are growing within cities and with their nations — but what can be done?

Xiongan scheme sparked property rush but critics say it lacks advantages of Shenzhen

The shining city on the hill is needed more than ever

Sir Terry Farrell and Lord Foster share blue-sky ideas

Small-scale production is clinging on in urban areas — but new technology could help

Tiles create small amounts of electricty from footsteps

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