Here is a video of a failed city in a barren wasteland. I love this stuff....I always feel like that is how all of north america will look in 100 years if we continue on with our obsession with suburbia and walmarts.
"There but for the grace of God go the rest of us"
In any case, the future is going to require more people to join the "maker" culture and join communes. This guy knows what I'm talking about:
I'd better practice my welding skills.