Nature and Society, Nature and City

April-May 2010 Issue
By Len Puglisi
Nature and Society

In Australian cities will nature and society further diverge, or one day tend to converge?


While the great economic growth bonanza of recent decades continues to hold attention, can we wait on Popular Science reporters to excite us with the likes of ‘Cities of the Future – 23 Technologies to save our crumbling infrastructure’. Or for other promising technological/scientific advances. Hoping that only the environmentally benign ones will see the light of day?