Q&A: Renzo Piano: BUILDIN...

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[Translate] The METROPOLIS Blog Paul Clemence Photography by Paul Clemence There’s a reason why Renzo Piano is known as the...

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Fifty buck fridge keeps your f...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Kitchen Design Promo image Mitticool We often say that Small fridges make good cities,...

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What’s Behind George Luc...

Jul 30, 2014 by

[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Martin C. Pedersen Not a sandcrawler: MAD Architects’ Ordos Art & City Museum...

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A Patch of Blue

Jul 30, 2014 by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / July-August 2014 / A Patch of Blue Metropolis’s editor-in-chief questions how we can connect...

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The Architecture Of The Future...

Jul 29, 2014 by

[Translate] The Huffington Post  | By Katherine Brooks “Every great architect is — necessarily — a great poet. He...

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Stair of the Week is an altern...

Jul 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Interior Design © Schemaa Architects via Dezeen Dezeen shows this alternating tread...

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What ever happened to: “...

Jul 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Kitchen Design © Williamson Chong TreeHugger is ten years old this August. We’re...

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The Smarter, Simpler Smartphon...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] David Friedlander LIFE EDITED If you’re like me, you have a somewhat conflicted relationship with your smartphone....

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This gigantic urban “skyfarm” ...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] By Jim Meyer  GRIST Aprilli Design Studio I know what you’re thinking, but Skyfarm is not the latest Tom Cruise sci-fi...

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The Dizzying Heights of Hong K...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Holly Chan & Christopher Dewolf All photos © Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze The following...

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A New Vision for Pennsylvania ...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] 07/28/2014 by Yoshi Silverstein   THE DIRT Pennsylvania Avenue has one of the nation’s most famous addresses – The White...

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Whatever happened to: bamboo c...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Living / Sustainable Fashion via Treehugger/ bamboo clothing TreeHugger is ten years old this...

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Coastal wetlands could protect...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot)   TREEHUGGER Science / Natural Sciences © Manon Verchot || Coastal wetland Brooklyn Bridge...

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Amory Lovins’ high-tech home s...

Jul 26, 2014 by

[Translate]   Back-to-the-land meets back-to-the-future By Ben Adler © Judy Hill Lovins For most of its history, environmentalism has...

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Jul 26, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER House Ad la TreeHugger’s Margaret Badore is pretty handy with a camera, and...

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Milanese Flat Shows There’s Mo...

Jul 25, 2014 by

[Translate] Design your life to include more money, health and happiness with less stuff, space and energy. inShare David Friedlander...

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Nomads, Rebels and Off-Gridder...

Jul 25, 2014 by

[Translate] inShare David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture Beyond mere housing dimensions, one of the underlying things that...

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This Tiny, Passive House Ain’t...

Jul 25, 2014 by

[Translate] inShare David Friedlander     LIFE EDITED Architecture Don’t be fooled by its peace-loving name, few things will defend...

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Organic skyscraper is built ou...

Jul 25, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Chartier Corbassons architectes In Mike Judge’s classic...

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10 ways to make your kitchen m...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate]   Team Treehugger HTGG © Williamson Chong The eco-friendly kitchen begins with eating green, but it doesn’t...

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Were Homes Really Built Better...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Paul Krugman, Krugman & Co. | Op-Ed Construction crews in New York City working on a high-end apartment building...

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How One Materials Giant Is Mak...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Tamy Cozier Recycling bins at Corian’s Yerkes plant in Buffalo, NY All photos...

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The Politics of Paint

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Jacob Reidel Courtesy flickr user dannymac15_1999  This article, written by architect...

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Get hive at your next festival...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)  TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Hannes Geipel, Achilles Design We recently noted that...

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Rocket science comes to the ki...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Sustainable Product Design © Thomas Povey Ronald Reagan may have told us all to Live...

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This Town Is Using The Ocean T...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate] by Joanna M. Foster CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: DEERNS International DUINDORP, THE NETHERLANDS — When most people think of...

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Herzog & de Meuron’s Gorg...

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[Translate]   07/22/2014 by Jared Green The people of Riehen, a small city near Basel in Switzerland, have long wanted a new...

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New Survey: What Makes a City ...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate]   07/23/2014 by Jared Green  THE DIRT A new survey commissioned by planning and design firm Sasaki Associates asked...

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It’s time clothing designers d...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate] Margaret Badore (@mbadore) Living / Sustainable Fashion © Flickr user JSolomon As three major textiles trade shows...

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Why did this grandma move into...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Tiny Houses via Anna Wallace Many people have been moving into smaller homes for a...

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