Is Net-Zero Energy Building Re...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © KB Homes goes solar The phrase Net-zero energy or...

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Deepak Chopra’s “Higher Health...

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[Translate] 10/29/2014 by Karen Grajales   THE DIRT In New Orleans, GreenBuild participants filled an auditorium to hear world-famous...

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Frank Gehry gives the finger t...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Flower building Prospect Place London/ Frank Gehry...

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New MUJI vertical house is onl...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design CC BY 2.0 Good Design Award The Japanese housing market is...

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Two Years’ Time: The Nat...

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[Translate] The Nature Conservancy (@nature_org)  VIA TREEHUGGER Science / Climate Change © Radar image of Superstorm Sandy...

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Bosco Verticale is Italian for...

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[Translate] Forgemind ArchiMedia Breathing Buildings By Sam Bliss   GRIST This just in: We no longer have to choose between living in...

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Student’s “biggish...

Oct 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok)   TREEHUGGER Design / Tiny Houses © Living Big In A Tiny House From modernist off-grid...

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Green roofs are changing archi...

Oct 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)    TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Daici Ano via Designboom Roofs used to be those...

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Leadership, Innovation and the...

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[Translate] Project Journal TEDx Video – by Robert on October 17th, 2014 No Comments Dear Friends and Partners of the Green Idea...

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Pop Up Apartment Defies Expect...

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture File this Dutch-university-student-designed Pop.up Apartment under the...

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A look at the first of Philipp...

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)  TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Starck with RIKO via Designboom When Slovenian prefabber...

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How one building is changing t...

Oct 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Greg Hanscom  GRIST It used to be that the Bullitt Foundation “saved the planet” the old-fashioned way, putting its...

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Line Ramstad’s Democracy Throu...

Oct 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] 10/13/2014 by The Dirt Contributor “Do no harm.” These are the words echoed again and again by Line Ramstad, the...

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Today, “Made in Detroit” is a ...

Oct 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Sean Davis By Heather Smith  GRIST I am never going to leave this building. This day began with a promise of a tour of...

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Shared urban micro-shelter is ...

Oct 11, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Malka Architecture In many cities, residual...

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Tiny House, Big City

Oct 9, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander Architecture Tiny Houses, as popularized in the news, are typically trailer-mounted and set up either...

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In the cities of the future, s...

Oct 4, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] MGA By Liz Core  GRIST If you live in a city, it’s high time to start making room, people. World population is over 7...

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Scaling Down – One Coupl...

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Is this truly a maintenance-fr...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Jesper Ray Reldania Byg is one very strange heritage...

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School is designed around roof...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGER DESIGN, URBAN DESIGN © Yu Xu The great architect Louis Sullivan wrote: Whether it...

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Spiral stair is sleek and R...

Sep 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)  TREEHUGGER Design / Interior Design © Risa Mayer Every year I ask my students at Ryerson...

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Is Urban Revitalization Withou...

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[Translate] 09/26/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT Cities are the place to be these days, which means big changes for the historic...

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Reclaimed wooden “zome&#...

Sep 26, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Balanced Carpentry We’ve heard of geodesic...

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Nakagin Capsule Tower: The Fut...

Sep 25, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture Don’t let its weathered facade fool you, the Nakagin Capsule Tower was one...

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The seven ways Rockwell Group ...

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[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / September 2014 / The Rockwell Way The Rockwell Way . Shannon Sharpe Richard Jaris, David Rockwell,...

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Tim Cook calls the new Apple h...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © apple Because it’s not what you build,...

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US’s Oldest Mall Opens Up as M...

Sep 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture In February of 2013, we took a look at the Providence Arcade. Developer Evan...

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Amazing photos of high-density...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Urban Design © Peter Stewart via Designboom Designboom shows the...

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Housing an Aging Population

Sep 22, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture By 2030, it is estimated that there will be 33M more seniors (65+) than there...

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“Glamper” tiny hou...

Sep 19, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Tiny Houses © Tinywood Homes Tiny homes come in all shapes, sizes and budgets....

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