Genoa’s tragedy points to a malaise at Italy’s heart | Tobias Jones

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Genoa bridge collapse Genoa’s tragedy points to a malaise at Italy’s heart Tobias Jones The country boasts marvels that have lasted centuries. Now a culture of corruption has led to mediocrity everywhere The Morandi bridge: ‘There was no artisan nous, no hands that Läs mer…

What would a heat-proof city look like?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; If you’ve felt uncomfortably hot in a city this summer, chances are it’s not just because of the weather. Look around any urban centre and you’ll see the built environment itself exacerbates summer temperatures. Vehicles stuck in traffic emitting heat. Airconditioners pumping waste heat Läs mer…