That’s the goal, at least. Mecanoo has released designs for a large-scale development in Utrecht inspired by “blue zone” regions - areas where residents tend live atypically long and healthy lives. Currently there are only five recognized blue zones worldwide: Sardinia, Nicoya, Loma Linda, Okinawa, and Ikaria.
Blue Zone: The Latest Architecture and News
14:51 - 12 July, 2018
https://www.archdaily.com/898134/will-mecanoos-blue-district-in-utrecht-promote-a-generation-of-urban-centenarians Katherine Allen