Natural Disasters

How can we engineer our cities to protect against the threats of the 21st century?

Roger Nickells, CEO of BuroHappold Engineering, discusses the threats facing 21st-century cities and how we can protect against them.

Could a new city and a mile-high tower prevent natural disasters in Tokyo?

"But, like, harvesting water from the clouds, yeah?"

You can use fibre optics to predict landslides

When the earth moves, the sensors stretch.