Rural villages worldwide are being deserted, as billions of people flock to cities, to live in teeming squatter camps and slums. And Stewart Brand says this is a good thing. Why? It’ll take you 3 minutes to find out. Music: Brian Eno, “Just Another Day on Earth,” from his 2005 album Another Day on Earth (Hannibal). (Recorded February 2006 in Monterey, CA. Duration: 3:17) Read Stewart Brand’s profile on TED.com
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