How Groningen invented a cycling template for cities all over the world

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Motorists woke up one mid-70s morning to find new one-way streets made direct crosstown journeys impossible by car. Forty years later Groningen boasts two-thirds of all trips made by bike … and the cleanest air of any big Dutch city

Rate this post It looks like Isaac Azimov was right when he predicted 50 years ago that in 2014 “ceilings and walls will glow softly, and in a variety of colours that will change at the touch of a push button“. With LED technology, this is already happening, but innovation could go further, and in …

Drought, urbanization and climate: big business opportunities for long-term thinkers

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Resource scarcity is a major business challenge, but evolving market conditions mean companies that can adapt quickly could reap big profits