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Sand in bad places
16 9, 4:07pm
Hmmm, I'm not familiar with that... Are you talking about a specific event/city ?
The bottom line is we are currently building the equivalent of 8 New York a year, maybe there is some over-building, but I guess overall those cities are built because they need to be (people are leaving rural areas to go live in the city). I don't think that the problem is we're being wasteful (well it's certainly a problem, but it's not THE problem), I think it has more to do with :
2) Living in enormous cities isn't sustainable in the long run. It only works because we have "unlimited energy" (through fossil fuels) right now.