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“FUTURE CITIES 2: OTHER WORLDS” – A conference held at the University of Greenwich, London, 11th/12th April 2013

posted by Robert Swinney on April 22, 2013

A personal perspective by Rob Swinney, Project Leader Project Icarus, Icarus Interstellar   Earlier this month Richard Osborne and I attended the ‘Future Cities 2: Other Worlds’ conference at the University of Greenwich in the School of Architecture, Design and Construction.  It’s quite hard to put in words how far out of my normal experience […]



SPACES: An Interstellar Approach to Urban Design

posted by Steve Summerford on December 19, 2011

“What a beautiful tree lined street.” Not quite the sentiment typically associated with the pondering of interstellar travel or the early colonization of a neighboring planet. Yet despite the seemingly incongruent nature of such a thought, further examination may prove it to be quite relevant. More specifically, it is important to understand the underlying pretext […]