By 2100, as much as 84% of the Earth’s 10.8bn people will live in cities, according to the UN. Potentially dozens more megacities—cities with populations of 10m or more, 28 of which exist today, will pepper the planet—with developing countries accounting for almost 89% of the growth.
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Humans won’t be the only inhabitants of these megacities of the 2100. Machines – and robots – will be integral to their ecosystems, writes Andrew Trabulsi.