A food revolution? How a start-up is changing our culture of food

A new start-up called Blue Apron wants to revolutionize the way home cooking works. It works in a subscription-like way, as customers have the opportunity to join, and every week, for the same rate, Blue Apron sends out recipes and ingredients, all pre-measured and ready to go. It is a simple service, but well managed […]

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Book Review: Never Built New York

The book Never Built New York is extremely fascinating. Once you start reading, you will find yourself flipping from page to page, reading about failed concepts to transform the city. From skyscrapers to new street grids, this book is filled with ideas on how architects, urban planners, and mayors were planning to leave their mark on the Big Apple. Some plans dating back to the late 19th century, … Continue reading Book Review: Never Built New York

Film Review: Urbanized

Genre: Documentary Urbanized is a fascinating documentary, highlighting what is important about cities and what draws people to them, while calling attention to the issues they face in the 21st century. The film starts off, with experts and urban planners explaining what makes a city a place people want to be. People are drawn to cities for opportunity for a better life. Throughout the film, many … Continue reading Film Review: Urbanized