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By Nadia Amoroso

There is an unlimited volume of knowledge a couple of urban that's invisible to the human eye – crime degrees, transportation styles, cellphone use and air caliber to call quite a few. If a urban was once capable of be outlined by way of those features, what shape wouldn't it take? How may or not it's mapped?

Nadia Amoroso tackles those questions through taking statistical city facts and exploring how they may be remodeled into leading edge new maps. The "unseen" components of the town are tested in groundbreaking photographs during the booklet, that are complemented by way of interviews with Winy Maas and James nook, reviews by means of Richard Saul Wurman, and sections via the SENSEable urban Lab workforce and Mark Aubin, co-founder of Google Earth.

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