HARNESSING THE POWER OF NATURE...

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[Translate] Jared Green   THE DIRT Handbook of Biophilic City Planning & Design / Island Press People feel happier, healthier,...

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GOOD DESIGN IS SUSTAINABLE

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[Translate] The Dirt Perk Park, Cleveland by Thomas Balsley Associates / Land Studio Good landscape design is intrinsically...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate]   J.R. Taylor   THE DIRT The design for Cleveland Public Square / James Corner Field Operations Saving the Tamarind – The...

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HOW NEIGHBORS TURNED UNUSED BU...

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[Translate]   By Christa Hillstrom, YES! Magazine After years of brewing at home, Evan Sallee and his partners at Fair State Brewing,...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Feb 2, 2017 by

[Translate] J.R. Taylor THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG From mall to park in Meriden, Connecticut / Clem Kasinskas One Connecticut Town Swaps a...

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MEXICAN DESIGNERS ENVISION A T...

Jan 27, 2017 by

[Translate] Leanna Garfield  BUSINESSINSIDER.COM   Estudio 3.14’s vision for Donald Trump’s proposed wall along the...

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RETHINKING THE REFUGEE CAMP

Jan 26, 2017 by

[Translate] Architects have long been celebrated for their innovative designs for disaster relief housing. But there’s a better...

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MOST POPULAR DIRT POSTS OF 201...

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[Translate] Jared Green   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG India’s water crisis / National Geographic As we look forward to covering new stories on...

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DENSIFYING CITIES COULD CUT EM...

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[Translate] Shutterstock That’s according to a new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. You’re...

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COMMUNITY-SCALE SOLAR COSTS: 3...

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[Translate] RMI (ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE) Solar PV installations had a banner year in 2016, and market participants, analysts, and...

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A SHIPPING CONTAINER COSTS ABO...

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[Translate] A luxury home doesn’t always necessarily mean thousands of square footage, towering great rooms and gilded toilets. Take...

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THIS WEEK IN TECH: A SMOG-EATI...

Jan 13, 2017 by

[Translate] Technology Plus, a national BIM guide compiled for building owners, 3D graphene for space architecture, and more...

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NORTHERN NEGLECT

Jan 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine The cities of the Canadian Arctic are contending with decades-old planning mistakes that ignored...

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A SMART STREETSCAPE FOR A HIGH...

Jan 12, 2017 by

[Translate] THE DIRTJared Green Kendall Square, before / Klopfer Martin Design Group Kendall Square, after / Christian Phillips...

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WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM COPENHA...

Jan 12, 2017 by

[Translate] THE DIRT   Jared Green Copenhagen bicyclists / Citi.io In Copenhagen, Denmark, nearly 50 percent of people commute by...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Jan 6, 2017 by

[Translate] Keller Fountain Park / Jeremy Bittermann, via the Cultural Landscape Foundation THE DIRT Expand Sanctuary Concept Beyond...

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FAMILY LIVES IN THE ARCTIC CIR...

Jan 3, 2017 by

[Translate] By Jessica Stewart  My Modern Met The Arctic Circle conjures up images of extreme weather conditions, but one family has...

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PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE – ...

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[Translate] American Society of Landscape Architects Find solutions for:Biodiversity Loss Drought Extreme Heat Fire Flooding...

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WHAT CAN BE DONE TO PREVENT BE...

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[Translate] Terrorist attacks using vehicles are very hard to prevent – but there are safety measures cities can use, experts say....

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TOP 10 PRIVATE SPACES OF 2016

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[Translate] DESIGNBOOM     over the past 12 months, designboom has featured a wide range of architectural projects that offer...

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TOP 10 CHILDREN’S EDUCAT...

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[Translate]     see designboom’s TOP 10 stories archive:           throughout 2016, designboom has...

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PREFAB SUSTAINABLE STRUCTURES ...

Dec 17, 2016 by

[Translate] ‘ecospaces’ are prefabricated, sustainable structures that can be built in just five days   just over a...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  J.R. Taylor The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative / Image: Michelle & Chris Gerard America’s First...

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How Turning Vacant Buildings I...

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[Translate] Food One woman’s mission to erase a food desert in Washington, D.C., tackles both nutrition and the climate. By...

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[Translate]   December 10th, 2016 By Rachel Garland the greenflower.com Guest writer for Wake Up World Hemp is one of the world’s...

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UNSOCIABLE AND UNSUSTAINABLE

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[Translate] Daniel Brook NPLUSONEMAG.COM Residents in luxury buildings are rarely swayed by the economic calculus of saving energy....

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THIS $10K TINY HOUSE CAN BE BU...

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[Translate]   by Cat DiStasio INHABITAT.COM View Slideshow Cheap Chinese goods are a bit of a joke in America, but when a...

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THESE REFUGEES ARE BUILDING HO...

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[Translate] Habib Mohamed  THINK PROGRESS.ORG   Plastic bottles prove surprisingly resilient to the harsh desert conditions....

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HOW CREATIVE REPURPOSING OF IN...

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[Translate]   By Amanda Abrams, YES! Magazine | Report The cavernous Scrap Exchange in Durham, North Carolina, is a maker’s...

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HOW BIG GOT ITS GROVE BACK

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[Translate]   Gretchen Von Koenig  METROPOLIS MAGAZINE Photography courtesy Robin Hill Grove at Grand Bay, designed by Bjarke Ingels...

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