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Where was the first gayborhood in history?

Second Pride Month short! source

The Rise of Gayborhoods

My first short in honor of Pride Month! source

Why are LAs new bus stops so controversial?

Resources on this topic: https://www.nytimes.com/2023/05/25/us/la-sombrita-bus-los-angeles.html https://jalopnik.com/las-la-sombrita-bus-shelters-arent-good-enough-but-the-1850467865 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/los-angeles-transportation-la-sombrita-backlash-b2344259.html Produced by Dave Amos and the fine folks at Nebula Studios. Written by Dave Amos and Hannah Woolsey Select images and video from...

Can we fix the suburbs?

Subscribe to Nebula and get $20 off at: https://go.nebula.tv/citybeautiful Watch this video ad-free on Nebula: https://nebula.tv/videos/citybeautiful-can-we-fix-the-suburbs The suburbs are boring, single use, car oriented, low density,...

Why Are College Towns So Great?

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How NIMBYs weaponize historic districts

Subscribe to Nebula and get $20 off at: https://go.nebula.tv/citybeautiful Watch this video ad-free on Nebula: https://nebula.tv/videos/citybeautiful-how-nimbys-weaponize-historic-districts --- Watch Cynical Historian's video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zl_ATg8DQEY Special thanks to Michael Andersen...

Why Did Humans Invent Cities?

Subscribe to Nebula and get $10 off at: https://go.nebula.tv/citybeautiful Watch this video ad-free on Nebula: https://nebula.tv/videos/citybeautiful-why-did-humans-invent-cities Cities are a relatively new invention, by human standards. Why...

U.S. Zoning, Explained

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Why Nobody Lives in Venice

Subscribe to Nebula for 40% off at: https://go.nebula.tv/citybeautiful Watch this video ad-free on Nebula: https://nebula.tv/videos/citybeautiful-why-nobody-lives-in-venice Resources on this topic: Best book on Venice: “Venice: A New History”...