Is Everyone Moving To The City?
Over the past few months we’ve read numerous articles claiming that population trends have reversed from the days of our parents. Many have said that rather than the population sprawling toward the suburbs, the population is actually moving toward the city. Like many theories, the proof is typically via speculation, stats and studies. Today, CNN went the extra mile and provided actual proof. In a series of photos from several urban areas across the world, CNN showed satellite images with a scroll bar that allow you to view how cities looked in 1984 versus how they looked in 2010. The change is eye opening.