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[Translate] 0 45 Post Occupancy This Philadelphia-based firm designed its studio without air conditioning. Three years later,...

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Life At Sea? Six Futuristic Ho...

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[Translate] Sci-Fi Visions by Victor Tangermann  FUTURISM Vincent Callebaut Architectures Flooding, drought, hurricanes, wildfires —...

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[Translate] By Liz Posner / AlterNet Photo Credit: Framlab /Mashable Winter is a brutal time for the homeless of America’s cities,...

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The Sinister Truth Behind Cabi...

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[Translate] The quintessential woodsy getaway has become a cultural and architectural obsession of late—here’s why. Akiva...

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[Translate] ONE MAN’S TRASH By LinYee Yuan  QUARTZ.QZ.COM November 18, 2017 The most highly anticipated 2018 opening in...

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The Design Flaw at the Core of...

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[Translate] Personal Health What we need is the intention—and a design framework—that supports human and ecological wellbeing. By...

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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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[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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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...

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[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...

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

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Now is the Time to Build for R...

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[Translate] The tragedy of the recent hurricanes can be a catalyst for the leaders and people of affected communities—together with...

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Eight Designs that Aim to Alle...

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[Translate] Alice Morby    dezeen.com The refugee crisis is one of five topics we will explore as part of Good Design for a Bad...

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“Designers can contribut...

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[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...

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[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...

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[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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Green Infrastructure through t...

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[Translate] The Dirt Contributor Before. ASLA 2012 Professional General Design Award or Excellence. “Green Sponge” for a...

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Resilient Rebuilding in Puerto...

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[Translate] Martin O’Malley   RMI.ORG Reality check. Two of the largest hurricanes in recorded history hit Puerto Rico, the...

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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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[Translate] By CHANG-TAI HSIEH and ENRICO MORETTI   NYTIMES Houses fill the landscape near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Credit...

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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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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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Houston’s flooding shows what ...

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[Translate] WET LAND NEEDS WETLANDS Share Written by Ana Campoy David Yanofsky   QZ.COM August 29, 2017 Since Houston, Texas was...

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Earthships: 100% Sustainable, ...

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[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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