Solving Cities

Solving Cities is a daily observation through the lens of the city, analyzing the physical and digital infrastructure and systems that make urban areas work more intelligently.


Will this Dutch developer extend shorelines all over the world?

A new resort development will bring built islands, floating housing, and golf courses to the Maldives. Will the technology also have a socially meaningful impact?


The wisdom of Neil Armstrong

Armstrong offered a window into a world where we were bigger than ourselves.


A $10 billion bullet train for Texas?

Can private investors raise $10 billion to connect Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth?