Quiz: can you identify the city from the blank street map? We challenge you to correctly guess the 10 cities in this article.

Can you identify the city from the blank street map? This is a link taken from the Guardian newspaper. The article which uses street maps from Gretchen Peterson’s City Maps: A Coloring Book for Adul…

A promising new use for Google Maps: Calculating a city’s carbon footprint by adding environmental data.

Combining Google Maps & Environmental Data Looking at a city’s Google Maps data, in combination with other data, a new tool from Google can estimate the carbon footprint of all of its buildings…

Cheerful public art in a cycle tunnel

Cheerful public art in a cycle tunnel This is an article taken from the bicycledutch website. Most cycle tunnels in the Netherlands have a work of public art on their walls. One of the reasons is that…

Top 25 best small cities in the world

Take a look at this recent article in the Independent, which identified Lausanne as the best small city in the world. Credit to Unsplash & Remi Moebs for this image of Lausanne. unsplash…

Why set up this site? nº2

It has never been easier to publish our own thoughts and ideas. Conversely , it is becoming increasingly difficult to make ourselves heard, and to cope with the barrage of information that we receive …