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[Translate] We have created a system in which Americans have no choice but to invest in a product that doesn’t meet their needs....

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[Translate] All is not perfectly well in the world of architecture, and this advocacy group is looking to improve it. Samuel Medina...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Tiny Houses © Studio Remco Siebring As kids get older, many of them naturally...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor    THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG Chicago’s Martin Luther King Drive transformed by driverless cars / The Driverless City...

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[Translate] Architecture + Design The Department of Homeland Security is giving architects and engineers 14 days to submit design...

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THIS AREA IN DETROIT IS NOW AM...

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[Translate] The Food Revolution Network This article is shared with permission from our friends at The Food Revolution Network. Could...

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Architect Turns Old Cement Fac...

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[Translate] ​ Stella BOREDPANDA.COM When Ricardo Bofill stumbled upon a dilapidated cement factory in 1973, he immediately saw a...

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TOYOTA BUILDING A HYDROGEN POW...

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[Translate]   Toyota is a carmaker, but they are also one of the top providers of prefab homes in Japan. They have recently...

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[Translate] IEEE SPECTRUM   Illustration: MCKIBILLO When Sean James, who works on data-center technology for Microsoft,...

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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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[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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[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...

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[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

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

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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...

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

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NORTHERN NEGLECT

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[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...

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[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...

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

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[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...

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

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