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Five impossible Smart City projects with our existing technology

On Mar 24, 2020
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Nobody knows what the future may hold for Smart Cities, but architects are already dreaming of vertical and even underwater cities

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On Mar 24, 2020
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RT @smartcity_lab: 🌈Floting Cities, underwater #smartcities.. Check out these fantastic proposals of what #futurecities could look like, even though it will still be decades before we have the technology! #futurism #architecture https://t.co/4WbTrMHo4T
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Five impossible Smart City projects with our existing technology

Nobody knows what the future may hold for Smart Cities, but architects are already dreaming of vertical and even underwater cities

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