Synergy City by Nicholas Sheffield
Approx. 17,830 words.
Published on June 7, 2011.
Why can't we build a streamlined city? We have the technology but seemingly lack the motivation. Are we so used to our substandard way of life that we simply can't imagine anything better? Are we so besotted by the current rambling designs?
We don't need robots to carry our shopping, we simply need a better layout so that the shopping arrives by itself.
Enter Synergy City.