A Physicist Turns the City Into an Equation

Source: www.nytimes.com
    Beautiful article. Its a long article but worth a read…….”discovered that all of these urban variables could be described by a few exquisitely simple equations. For example, if they know the population of a metropolitan area in a given country, they can estimate, with approximately 85 percent accuracy, its average income and the dimensions of its sewer system. These are the laws, they say, that automatically emer