Cities work sort of like stars, one theory says By Emily SohnDiscovery NewsCities have been compared to living organisms, machines, river networks and insect colonies. Instead, suggests a new study, urban centers are more like stars, fusing human connections as if they were hydrogen atoms.But only sort of. Using mathematical equations to synthesize mounds of data, a researcher concluded that cities are vastly more complex and open-ended than ...
June 22, 2013 - NBC NEWS
Cities are a new kind of complex system: Part social reactor, part network Scientists have derived a series of mathematical formulas that describe how cities' properties vary in relation to their population size, and then posits a novel unified, quantitative framework for understanding how cities function and grow. The resulting theoretical framework predicts very closely dozens of statistical relationships observed in thousands of real cities around the world for ...
June 20, 2013 - Science Daily
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