How London’s next mayor could fix air pollution – and save lives
29 April 2016Clive Shrubsole (UCL Bartlett School Environment, Energy & Resources) explains that the main mayoral candidates agree air quality is a huge issue, but disagree on policies. Read: The Conversation
Does London really need an elected mayor?
29 April 2016Professor Peter Rees (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) explains why there’s an argument to be made for the old way of doing things. Read: The Conversation
The Flaneur - walking in the city
28 April 2016Dr Matthew Beaumont (UCL Urban Laboratory and UCL English Language & Literature) argues that the urban stroller isn't simply a by-product of modernism, illuminating London's past via the nocturnal wanderings of poets, novelists and thinkers. Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Thinking Allowed’ (from 8 mins 30 secs)
This mesmerising data viz shows all of the world's shipping routes
26 April 2016An interactive shipping map, developed by the UCL Energy Institute and digital journalism studio Kiln, charts the movements of the world’s commercial shipping fleet over the course of 2012. Read: City AM
Unlocking small spaces could be the key to solving London’s housing crisis
14 April 2016Professor Matthew Carmona (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) explains that there's capacity for 220,000 new homes in London’s brownfield sites. Read: The Conversation
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