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"London: a functional analysis" from Patrick Abercrombie's post-war urban planning, 1944

"London: a functional analysis" - Patrick Abercrombie post-war urban planning, 1944

Visualizing London's Skyline With A 3-D Map Of Tweets | Co.Exist | ideas + impact

Visualizing London’s Skyline With A 3-D Map Of Tweets

Visualizing London's Skyline With A 3-D Map Of Tweets | Co.Exist | ideas + impact

Analysis of urban form by block shape and size as inspiration for the artwork by Armelle Caron (french artist)

French artist Armelle Caron has created a series called “tout bien rangé” in which the block patterns of various cities have been disassembled, sorted by shape and size and rearranged a…

English architect Sir Christopher Wren died on the 25 February 1723. Here is an 18th century copy of Wren’s plan for rebuilding London after the great Fire destroyed seven-eights of the city.

English architect Sir Christopher Wren died on the 25 February Here is an century copy of Wren’s plan for rebuilding London after the great Fire destroyed seven-eights of the city.

Ahmedabad Plan. Urban Villages - Rehabilitación y Reactivación de Tejidos en Confilcto. Memnagar.Ahmedabad - Jorge Pizarro Montalvillo PFC - ETSAM http://pizarrojorge.com/

Ahmedabad Plan. Urban Villages - Rehabilitación y Reactivación de Tejidos en Confilcto. Memnagar.Ahmedabad - Jorge Pizarro Montalvillo PFC - ETSAM http://pizarrojorge.com/

Deconstructed Cities: Paris, Berlin, and New York, as dissected by roads, and then organized according to shape and size by French artist Armelle Caron.

Deconstructive Cities: Paris, Berlin, and New York… completely dissected into little bits, and then neatly organized according to shape and size by French artist Armelle Caron. Too clever! Literary loves to stare.

This picture shows the history and roots of many languages. Many of these have intermixed more than this graphic is capable of showing also.

language map for the Indo-European family, languages of the present and their ancestors back to Proto-Indo-European

I like how the pastel colours compliment each other and the illustration style is unique.

I like how the pastel colours compliment each other and the illustration style…

Northumberland Durham LNER

Northumberland Durham LNER

Walter Burley Griffin's Plan of Canberra as finally revised and accepted [cartographic material] : five feet contour lines. - Part of  Eric Milton Nicholls collection [picture].

Walter Burley Griffin's Plan of Canberra as finally revised and accepted [cartographic material] : five feet contour lines. - Part of Eric Milton Nicholls collection [picture].

Infographic: How 10 Historical Planners Have Shaped Today’s Cities

10 Historical Planners: Their Influence On Today’s Cities [Infographic]

An Unusual Map of London 1895

from "The Unification of London: the need and the remedy" Author: LEIGHTON, John - F.A 1895 British Library

Popular Science – August, 1925  The Wonder City You May Live to See        How You May Live and Travel in the City of 1950

An exceptionally organized view of the future. All part of an architect's vision of the future city in 25 years - back then! Published in Popular Science magazine monthly issue of August 1925 and entitled "How you may live and travel in the city of