The Guardian Cities – Best City blogs

This week the UK newspaper, The Guardian, launched a new section – The Guardian Cities – devoted to ideas, discussion and predictions about cities all over the planet:

More than half of the world’s population now live in a city, with the number of urban residents increasing by 60 million each year – that’s two new urbanites every second. It is a relentless rate of expansion that will see over 70% of the global population living in urban areas by 2050, requiring the equivalent of a new city of 1 million built every five days between now and then.

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