Roadtown: Linear City Proposed 100 Years Ago Would Work Well Today

December 8, 2009 by  
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via No Tech Magazine In 1910, Edgar Chambless released Roadtown, outlining his idea for a linear city built on top of a railway line. “The idea occurred to me to lay the modern skyscraper on its side and run the elevators and the pipes and wires horizontally instead of vertically. Such a house would not be limited by the stresses and strains of steel; it could be built not only a hundred stories, but a thousand stories or a thousand miles….I would take the apartment house and all its conveniences and comforts out among the farms by the aid of w..

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Reduced Overall Acceptance Of Climate Science, Found In Recent Polls, Attributed To Republicans

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What happens to bloggers who reach into the jaws of climate gate. Image credit::Never Yet Melted, Hand In Crock CNN just polled 1,041 adult Americans on Americans’ belief in global warming and found that ” a rise in skepticism among Americans over global warming is mostly due to changes among Republicans… ” Having put my hand into this angry-comment infested water, let the snapping begin about the poll’s indication that : “…

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