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    Cyburbian Plus
    Jun 2003

    NYT Sunday Magazine - Big Ideas Issue

    Several of the Big Ideas might be of interest -

    The Aerotropolis -
    Traditionally, of course, airports have served cities, but in the past few years airports have started to become cities unto themselves, giving rise to a new urban form....

    Big Urbanism -
    .... cities are once again planning with grandiosity,...
    This year witnessed the return of what you might call big urbanism, with large-scale redevelopment projects sprouting nationwide.

    The Humane Flophouse -
    .... this lowliest of urban dwellings may in fact be part of the solution to America’s homeless problem.

    Reverse Graffiti -
    .... selectively scrubs dirty, derelict city property (tunnel walls, sidewalks) so that words and images are formed by the cleaned bits.

    These were just a few of the 74 articles that make up this iBig Ideas Issue.
    Are these examples just limited to that place(s) mentioned or will we see some of them spread out ?

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    Cyburbian Luca's avatar
    Mar 2005
    London, UK
    any way to print out all the articles without going through the procedure 70+ times?????
    Life and death of great pattern languages

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          bluehour's avatar
    Jul 2006
    Northern Ireland
    mmmmmmm..... big ideas......

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