Articles and researches

November 18, 2020

Permaculture design expert Matthew Prosser builds a family dome home

Great design can be subjective, but few can argue with architecture that incorporates natural materials sourced directly from the land it’s built on. One stellar example […]
November 18, 2020

Chic geothermal-powered home embraces indoor-outdoor living

Dutch design studios Bedaux de Brouwer and i29 have blurred the boundaries between indoors and out at Outside In, an aptly named 400-square-meter villa for a family of four. Completed […]
November 17, 2020

Affordable senior housing gets a climate-responsive upgrade in California

San Diego-based design firm Studio E Architects has given an affordable housing development a climate-responsive renovation while strengthening the multiplex’s sense of placemaking in the desert […]
November 17, 2020

Bacardi announces new biodegradable bottles

Bacardi is bringing some good cheer to this rough year. The world’s largest family-owned spirits company is introducing a new biodegradable bottle that will replace the […]
November 17, 2020

Prime Roots offers ready-made, plant-based holiday meals

The pandemic is obviously creating many downsides for Thanksgiving this year. But one overlooked upside is that it will be much easier to eat what you […]
November 17, 2020

Zero-emission Green Gateway airport concept wins 2020 Fentress Global Challenge

From over 100 student design submissions in more than 15 countries, the Fentress Global Challenge has selected The Green Gateway — a zero-emission multimodal hub — […]
November 17, 2020

Brussels train station transformed into wooden shopping and event center

The Gare Maritime railway station in Brussels has seen a huge transformation. The building, formerly one of Europe’s largest railway stations for goods, has been renovated […]
November 16, 2020

Westwood Hills Nature Center boasts zero-energy in wintry Minnesota

Environmental stewardship comes alive in spectacular fashion at the new Westwood Hills Nature Center, an interpretative center in the heart of St. Louis Park, Minnesota that […]