Old is new again as modern Dan...

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Before there were Home Depots…

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Stunning Sustainable Building ...

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In the South Tyrol province of Italy, Monovolume Architecture has completed a hydro-electric power plant….

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Photos of Abandoned Olympic Si...

Aug 22, 2012 Posted by

Every country hosting an Olympics always claims that they will re-use the buildings afterwards

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Next-level sh!t: Bill Gates ha...

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The first thing that strikes you about the “Reinventing the Toilet” fair …

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Lower Manhattan to get $47K re...

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Now that they’ve popped up across London, Renew Recycle Bins..

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Go Green

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Trying to change an architectural blueprint is a bit like asking the Titanic to make a U-turn..

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Urban Heat Island Effect And C...

Aug 15, 2012 Posted by

For scientists who worry about climate change, cities are just plain annoying.

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President Obama and the forgot...

Aug 14, 2012 Posted by

It’s safe to say that Barack Obama came to the White House with more street cred than any president in recent memory.

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The Bully and the Business Man

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[Translate] Monika Mitchell CEO, Good Business New York Posted: 08/03/2012 4:18 pm This weekend in Manhattan, a small Scottish storm...

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New Bladeless Wind Turbine Cla...

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[Translate] Derek Markham Technology / Wind Technology August 3, 2012 © Saphon When it comes to the future of wind power, one company...

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Could These Spider-Like, Human...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok Design / Green Architecture August 3, 2012 © Yi Yvonne Weng Unsurpassed in its biodiversity of medicinal...

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Creating 1 Million Energy Effi...

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[Translate] Brian Merchant Business / Corporate Responsibility September 26, 2011 Photo: Paul Morse, Clinton Global Initiative via...

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How Smaller Cities are Taking ...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Sven Eberlein Big cities get all the attention – but smaller, more agile towns are turning out to be...

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When New Prefab Meets Old: A M...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter Design / Modular Design July 30, 2012 © Sears Archives Between 1908 and 1940, Sears Roebuck sold over 70,000...

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Furniture to Philanthropy: Sho...

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[Translate] Adam Steel Producer/Writer at Change For Balance Productions and Executive Director of the Gen Why Project ANEW (Full...

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Every Building Should Be Susta...

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[Translate] WorldWatch Blogs Green Economy 2012-07-13 In a sustainable world, the built environment would be in balance with the...

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Tiny Modern Seaside Hut Built ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter Design / Green Architecture July 9, 2012 © Jackie Meiring for AR While most of the attention around the...

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Green Bathroom Makeover —...

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[Translate]   bobvila By Maureen Blaney Flietner Bathroom > Bathroom > Green Bathroom Makeover Green Bathroom Makeover...

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Is the High Line Park “A...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter Design / Urban Design July 2, 2012 Lloyd Alter/CC BY 2.0 When I tried to walk the High Line on a gorgeous...

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Beautiful Boston Hospital Faci...

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[Translate] by Helen Morgan, 07/03/12 inhabitat The Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston is shining bright with with a brand new...

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Living Building Challenge Aims...

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[Translate] e360 digest 03 Jul 2012: Living Building Challenge Aims to Revolutionize Green Architecture In June, the U.S. Green...

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Connect: Homes 2.0 Is a Contem...

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[Translate] by Leon Kaye, 06/29/12  Connect:Homes seeks to transform contemporary prefabricated homes, and based on how the company’s...

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Twilight Epiphany Skyspace by ...

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[Translate] by Tafline Laylin, 06/29/12 James Turrell’s Twilight Epiphany Skyspace is a breathtaking design that suspends time...

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Mobile Pizzeria is Built Out O...

Jun 28, 2012 Posted by

People are doing wonderful things with shipping containers, but this is a whole different way to slice it, a conversion of a 20′ shipping container into a big honking mobile pizzeria, complete with wood fired brick oven.

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New York’s Giant, Beauti...

Jun 27, 2012 Posted by

[Translate] Alex Pasternack Editor, Motherboard.tv Public parks don’t tend to be cash cows, not unless they get advertising or...

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A Bucolic Vision of An Agenda ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter Design / Urban Design June 25, 2012 Instead of a “white picket fence and home” dream, the United...

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Get a Sneak Peek of HWKN’s Gia...

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[Translate] by Yuka Yoneda, 06/25/12 inhabitat Are you as excited about seeing Wendy as we are? The 3,000 sq. ft. spiky-armed,...

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Biosecurity Facility In New Ze...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter Design / Green Architecture June 25, 2012 When one thinks of a building that’s part of a National...

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PICS: Foster & Partners&#...

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[Translate] by Ana Lisa Alperovich, 06/25/12 inhaitat   If you’re ever in Berlin, we definitely recommend booking a free...

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UNStudio Center for Virtual En...

Jun 25, 2012 Posted by

Today the German Sustainable Building Council (DNGB) will award UNStudio’s Center for Virtual Engineering (ZVE) their gold certification for sustainable building at its official opening.

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