Monocle 24: The Urbanist

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 846 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 4 Tage.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 21 hours 30 minutes


Tackling public transport

How New York is bringing back small businesses, urban researcher John Bingham-Hall on Detroit and Richard Florida on how to fix a city.


 2012-02-02  52m

Shopping groceries with ice hockey

We learn about an ice hockey stadium turned into a grocery store, ask how London cabs could be greener and visit Zürich’s Freitag Tower.


 2012-01-26  49m

Improving education

Looking at education, we visit Vancouver where public salons are improving speech, stopping via Shanghai, we also attend the Bartlett School of Planning in London.


 2012-01-19  53m

Shaping cities

Monocle editor Andrew Tuck asks how diasporas shape our cities, visiting Manhattan’s Little Italy and talking to Sao Paulo’s Japanese residents.


 2012-01-12  50m

Building from scratch

We explore what it takes to make a city from scratch. From new hubs around airports, to a hundred-year-old factory town sucked into a megacity.


 2012-01-05  53m

Reflecting on The Urbanist

A weekly look at the people and ideas shaping our urban lives, presented by Monocle’s editor, Andrew Tuck.


 2011-12-29  53m

Keeping warm in darkness

How do cold climate capitals keep warm in winter’s dark depths? We head to Helsinki to ask the city’s mayor.


 2011-12-22  53m

Urban spying

We take out our binoculars and spy on birds in London, moose in Anchorage and cows in Delhi while exploring urban wildlife.


 2011-12-15  43m

Feeding cities

From mega markets to São Paulo’s all-night bakeries, the Urbanist takes a look at how cities keep themselves fed.


 2011-12-08  53m

The shopping experience

Searching for great shopping experiences, this week we head from Calgary to Fukuoka, talking to retailers about everything from skyways to doggy dishes.


 2011-12-01  49m