Subsidizing Coal and Nuclear P...

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[Translate]   Solar home designed by University of Maryland students for the Department of Energy’s 2017 Solar Decathlon. DOE...

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How Will We Live on the Moon? ...

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[Translate] In his new book, ‘Artemis,’ Andy Weir geeks out on how homes and cities could one day be built on the lunar surface...

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reACT house is a resilient, ad...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Green Architecture © US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Can modern, green...

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WHAT IT TAKES TO GO NET ZERO E...

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[Translate] Architects share their experiences in net-zero building, from persuading uncertain clients to dealing with extreme...

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The Climate Is Changing. So Mu...

Oct 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Climate Change Carbon dioxide causes global warming. Buildings emit almost half of the carbon dioxide in the U.S. That...

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Stefano Boeri imagines dome-co...

Oct 23, 2017 by

[Translate] DEZEEN.COM Stefano Boeri has suggested that a “new Shanghai” made up of “vertical forests” could...

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“Designers can contribut...

Oct 19, 2017 by

[Translate] Louise Schouwenberg DEZEEN.COM Ahead of the launch of our Good Design for a Bad World, Dezeen editor-in-chief Marcus...

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The Climate Is Changing. So Mu...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate] Carbon dioxide causes global warming. Buildings emit almost half of the carbon dioxide in the U.S. That has to stop. By...

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‘Norman said the preside...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate] Architects have a thing for strong men, and the big global practices – from Norman Foster to Zaha Hadid – have piled in...

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Life after Harvey and Irma: Ho...

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[Translate] 09/20/2017ASLA Blue Ribbon Panel1 Comment ASLA 2014 Professional General Design Honor Award. Hunter’s Point South,...

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the zero house is an attempt t...

Oct 6, 2017 by

[Translate] zero house is a collaboration between the endeavour centre and ryerson university, in which students and faculty create a...

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Key housing projects by 2018 R...

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[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Jessica Mairs Lauded as a “pioneer of quality public housing”, the 2018 Royal Gold Medallist...

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How Engineering Earthquake-Pro...

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[Translate] Hard Science by Alexandra Ossola   FUTURISM.COM Getty Images Built-In Damage Prevention On September 20, a massive 7.1...

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Nothing Can Replace the Bodega

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[Translate] By ADAM CHANDLER   NYTIMES Photo A group of friends playing dominoes outside a bodega in Washington Heights. Credit...

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Is There a Silver Lining in th...

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[Translate]  BY Alex Wilson   RESILIENTDESIGN.ORG Hurricane Irma as a Category 5 storm, passing over Cuba on September 9th as it...

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One Major Lesson From the Disa...

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[Translate] Cities that are designed with nature in mind have fewer problems and healthier residents. By Dr. David Suzuki / AlterNet...

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Community Colleges Are the Nex...

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[Translate] With major architecture firms getting involved, these formerly neglected institutions are having a design renaissance—and...

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Brooks + Scarpa’s The Six Rais...

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[Translate] A new veteran-focused housing development seeks to offer a more sensitive salve to Los Angeles’s growing homelessness...

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Architects Speak Out Against T...

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[Translate] [Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images] “Climate change is here, no matter what any administration does to hide the facts.” By...

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Why Can’t We Get Cities Right?...

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[Translate] Paul Krugman    NYTIMES Photo The highways in Houston were empty last Tuesday after the city was inundated with...

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“Urban design caused the...

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[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Ilan Kelman | Houston‘s poor urban planning, not climate change, is to blame for the catastrophic...

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“The architectural world...

Aug 30, 2017 by

[Translate] ident-turned-architect, Thomas Jefferson in the 1820s, was the chilling prelude to the events of Saturday 12 August 2017...

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Earthships: 100% Sustainable, ...

Aug 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Grow your own food, produce your own energy and reduce your carbon footprint in an Earthship home. By...

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Landscape Architecture in the ...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor   DIRT.ASLA.ORG Approaching the Japanese Garden Cultural Village / Jeremy Bittermann Portland Japanese Garden...

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A Village for Thought Leaders ...

Aug 15, 2017 by

[Translate] A visionary organization has purchased a mountain in Utah and is designing a ground-up public town that they hope will...

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AIA Urges Senate to Watch Its ...

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[Translate] American Institute of Architects (AIA) Executive Vice President Robert Ivy sent a letter on August 8 to the two U.S....

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How to Make “Music Cities” in ...

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[Translate] The takeaway from this year’s Music Cities Convention was clear: if we want vibrant cities, we must start...

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Using design to protect studen...

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[Translate] Feature Author Kim Slowey   CONSTRUCTIONDIVE.COM Violence has a long history in U.S. schools, with recorded...

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From Jails to “Justice Hubs”: ...

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[Translate] Van Alen Institute today released “Justice in Design,” a report that examines how re-designing our jails...

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GrowNYC’s New Center Brings Su...

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[Translate] Farmhouse, a new profit-generating event space designed by Oregon-born environmental architect Thomas Kosbau, highlights...

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