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Inside the eerily quiet streets of Kazakhstan’s 20-year-old capital city, where futuristic skyscrapers tower over the grasslands of a former pri...
Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan since 1997, is filled with futuristic skyscrapers that resemble something out of a science-fiction movie. But Astana's streets are suspiciously clean and quiet, leading some to comment on its eerie atmosphere.
A group of scientists, architects, and engineers called My Orbiter is selling printed satellite photos of Earth from space that you can hang in your home.
Bill Gates’ investment group spent $80 million to build a ‘smart city’ in the desert — and urban planners are divided
Business Insider spoke with several urban planners about Bill Gates' investment in land for a smart city in the Arizona desert.
Through the investment firm Belmont Partners, Gates has committed $80 million to build a "smart city" that houses autonomous vehicles and high-speed internet.
As flooding in Chinese cities like Shanghai and Xiamen grows worse, the country plans to have 80% of areas that absorb and re-use at least 70% of rainwater.
EasyPark Group's 2017 Smart Cities Index reveals which cities are excelling at things like public transit, sustainability, and Wifi.
A large part of London's Oxford Street could go car-free by 2018, under plans by London Mayor Sadiq Khan.
Google Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs may be close to a deal for a 12-acre Toronto waterfront development, which would be its first large-scale experiment .
Cities like Paris, New York, and Tokyo will likely look very different in the coming decades.
Data analysis firm 2thinknow crunched the numbers for Business Insider and determined the high-tech cities of the future.