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The Future of Infrastructure

In this, the last installment of the Reimagining Infrastructure series, we look at projects that are not yet real, but represent some of the most ambitious thinking about the built environment of the future. Continue reading


Audio Slide Show: Empowered

When it comes to renewable energy, some communities are doing it themselves. Take a tour of Burlington, Vermont, with Ginger Strand, who writes about the city’s green energy innovations in the Continue reading



If the zombie apocalypse comes, I’m heading to Burlington, Vermont. The state’s largest city sits on a huge freshwater lake, half a day’s drive from Boston, the nearest metropolis. Continue reading