Science & Technology

Schoolchildren Design Cities of the Futurei
X
February 24, 2014 2:40 PM
What will the cities of the future look like? That was the challenge addressed by 40,000 middle school students from 1,350 schools across the U.S., in an annual competition to design the urban landscape of tomorrow. Thirty-seven teams made the finals and traveled to Washington D.C. to defend their ideas before the judges. Steve Baragona narrates for VOA’s George Putic.

Schoolchildren Design Cities of the Future

Published February 24, 2014

What will the cities of the future look like? That was the challenge addressed by 40,000 middle school students from 1,350 schools across the U.S., in an annual competition to design the urban landscape of tomorrow. Thirty-seven teams made the finals and traveled to Washington D.C. to defend their ideas before the judges. Steve Baragona narrates for VOA’s George Putic.


You May Like

Obama: I Will Do 'Everything I Can' to Close Guantanamo

US president says prison continues 'to inspire jihadists and extremists around the world' More

Sierra Leone Educates on Safe Ebola Burials

Also, country is improving at rapid response to isolated outbreaks, but health workers need to be even faster, officials say More

Religion Aside, Christmas Gains Popularity in Communist Vietnam

Increasingly wealthy Vietnamese embrace holiday due to its non-religious glamor, commercial appeal More