MAXIMIZING THE HEALTH BENEFITS...

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[Translate] hung nguyen’s eco-friendly pavilion in hanoi is adorned with air purifying plants   located in one of the most...

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SOM reveals designs for 16-hec...

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[Translate] Dezeen Magazine SOM reveals designs for 16-hectare “vertical village” in central Bangkok Lizzie Fison |...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG The Chicago Riverwalk / Christian Phillips Sasaki Unveils Design for Sunqiao, a...

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SHOWING COMMUNITIES HOW TO LIV...

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[Translate] The Dirt Contributor DesignWeek Greenville winning team / NCSU master’s of landscape architecture student Rouqing Ke...

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SEATTLE ORGANIZATION CREATES T...

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[Translate] Esther Yu Hsi Lee Immigration Reporter at ThinkProgress. “Keeping people safe temporarily is a good thing, but not the...

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[Translate]   By Ruby Irene Pratka, Shareable.NET | Report The novelist Mark Twain is said to have referred to Montreal as a city of...

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BOOK REVIEW: SEEING THE BETTER...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   Aaron King Seeing the Better City / Island Press In her book The Eye Is a Door, landscape architecture...

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ASLA OUTLINES INFRASTRUCTURE P...

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[Translate] The Dirt Queens Plaza in Queens NYC, 2012 / Sam Oberter The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) urges policy...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG   J.R. Taylor Dominique Perrault reimagines the Île de la Cité in Paris / Dominique Perrault...

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WHY YVES BEHAR’S 10 PRIN...

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[Translate] Behar’s crib sheet aims to reorient design in an increasingly networked, augmented world. But what his decalogue...

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THIS READY-MADE TINY HOME CAN ...

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[Translate] by Nicole Jewell  inhabitat.com View Slideshow There are those who work for months or even years to create a beautiful...

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MEET THE FIXER: THIS BROOKLYNI...

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[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters Grist 50 Jennifer Young U.S. cities are packed with about 5 million medium-sized buildings —...

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WHAT IF … ONE ZONING CHA...

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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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IS THE ARCHITECTURE LOBBY THE ...

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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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LOOKING AT TRUMP’S QUICK...

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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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WANT AN ENERGY-EFFICIENT DATA ...

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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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