"London Olympics 2012" tag

The 5 Ugliest Olympic Structures

Future Cape Town’s Mayra Hartmann recently returned from a trip to London. Herewith her rundown of the worst-looking Olympic structures.

Eternal frame? … the ArcelorMittal Orbit seen from underneath.

Games / Place : What is the point of hosting the Olympic Games?

Joe Weissman travels to London, and finds himself wondering that the point of the Olympic Games is to begin with.


Future Smart Reads 29 July, 2012

Future Smart Reads, a weekly installment of articles that have grabbed our attention, from cities across the world. This week includes a variety of Olympic-themed reads, as well as reports from Cape Town, Paris and Barcelona.