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there has never been a town like the one san francisco is becoming a place where a single industry composed al
"There has never been a town like the one San Francisco is becoming, a place where a single industry composed almost entirely of rich people thoroughly dominates the local economy," @alexismadrigal writes. https://t.co/Z8X6dArYOd
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what would a master plan for a moon colony look like a team of scientists designers and engineers are actually
What would a master plan for a moon colony look like?

A team of scientists, designers and engineers are actually trying to hammer out the details. https://t.co/Mjl6GJRWEm
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as historic cemeteries continue to run short on burial space and the descendants of people buried there become
"As historic cemeteries continue to run short on burial space and the descendants of people buried there become more removed in time, cities need to consider what these spaces mean and how they can be part of their future," writes @AllisonCMeier. https://t.co/twIDL6hYR3
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nostalgia and anxiety over neighborhood change often make residents fret about the spiritual essence of a city
Nostalgia and anxiety over neighborhood change often make residents fret about the spiritual essence of a city. Here's what they really mean:
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the behavioral change that we all want to see is definitely starting but we cant declare victory yet says
“The behavioral change that we all want to see is definitely starting. But we can’t declare victory yet,” says @megmerritt.
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children at the tornillo border encampment created art that reminds them of home even though they look nice be
Children at the Tornillo border encampment created art that reminds them of home.

“Even though they look nice, behind each piece of art is a desperate child, wanting to get out,” says Freddy, who had spent a little more than two months at Tornillo.
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photographer brian rose sees trump s trail of architectural and financial ruin in the troubled resort town as
Photographer Brian Rose sees Trump's trail of architectural and financial ruin in the troubled resort town as a warning for the rest of the United States now that he leads its executive branch. https://t.co/iFszvtoawo
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an online dating analysis finds that three quarters of all conversations occurred between men and women in the
An online dating analysis finds that three-quarters of all conversations occurred between men and women in the same age group.

Those who did try to connect with others outside their age group had a far less likelihood of a response.
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critics cant say that a converted garage turned apartment will be out of scale cast shadows or otherwise threa
Critics can’t say that a converted garage-turned-apartment will be out of scale, cast shadows, or otherwise threaten the neighborhood’s character, because it’s already there, write a team of urban planning professors.
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the municipalists is the urban planning sci fi novel you ve been waiting for
"The Municipalists" is the urban planning sci-fi novel you've been waiting for https://t.co/QuWOerdzlV

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there are more gun dealers than grocery stores or coffee shops in the us
There are more gun dealers than grocery stores or coffee shops in the U.S. https://t.co/Mn6Ibn0wOz
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dc punks lit up the facade of the trump international hotel with a basically legal homegrown historic protest
D.C. punks lit up the façade of the Trump International Hotel with a basically legal, homegrown, historic protest https://t.co/E1b0Or4l7z
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minimum wage workers can only afford to rent a 1 bedroom apartment in 12 us counties total
Minimum-wage workers can only afford to rent a 1-bedroom apartment in 12 U.S. counties, total https://t.co/fhyuEr1BIc
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to fix its budget dc s metro wants to slash service in poor black neighborhoods
To fix its budget, D.C.'s Metro wants to slash service in poor, black neighborhoods https://t.co/edxkFAnOJ4
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a new study finds conclusive evidence that states with stricter gun control laws have lower rates of both murd
A new study finds conclusive evidence that states with stricter gun-control laws have lower rates of both murders and suicides. https://t.co/qSEFDAbGmv
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low income americans are more likely to live in housing that wastes energy which saddles them with disproporti
Low-income Americans are more likely to live in housing that wastes energy, which saddles them with disproportionately high energy costs https://t.co/NADlbI2IH3
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here s how many hours you need to work at minimum wage to afford a 1 bedroom apartment
Here's how many hours you need to work at minimum wage to afford a 1-bedroom apartment https://t.co/4uT7Dc8nsG
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beyond brussels 8 other cities that have been attacked by terrorists this month
Beyond Brussels: 8 other cities that have been attacked by terrorists this month https://t.co/xuFdUwMxdC
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amsterdam plans to systematically strip its center of parking spaces in the coming years making way for bike l
Amsterdam plans to systematically strip its center of parking spaces in the coming years, making way for bike lanes, sidewalks, and more trees, @FeargusOSull reports. https://t.co/DQ2G5JXtfK
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sex toys and gun laws collide on campus in austin
Sex toys and gun laws collide on campus in Austin https://t.co/0olD6eLyNn
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