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February 17, 2021

Global Forest Watch can now see through clouds to stop deforestation

Last year, the Global Forest Watch tracking system starting allowing people to help monitor deforestation in far-flung parts of the world while sitting at home with […]
February 17, 2021

Denmark’s Braunstein Taphouse building is reusable and recyclable

With the potential threat of rising sea levels giving developers around the world a good reason to second guess ocean-adjacent construction, Adept Architecture in Denmark has […]
February 17, 2021

Foster + Partners designs climate-responsive Lusail Towers in Qatar

Foster + Partners has revealed designs for Lusail Towers, a sustainable landmark project in Qatar that targets 4 stars in the regional Global Sustainability Assessment System […]
February 16, 2021

Casa Colorada merges luxury and sustainability

Homes like the incredible Casa Colorada prove that smart design can blend high-end style with sustainability. The home is named for the clay and red soil […]
February 16, 2021

Geocachers are urged to improve the outdoors in 2021

If you’re familiar with geocaching, you already know it’s one more way to get outdoors and is especially helpful if you have family members who can’t […]
February 16, 2021

Amazon unveils spiraling, tree-covered skyscraper for Arlington HQ2

Amazon has unveiled images of The Helix, a LEED Platinum-targeted, spiraling tower that will serve as the centerpiece building for the Amazon HQ2 in Arlington, Virginia. […]
February 16, 2021

Sustainable Brook Hollow homes feature unexpected pops of color

Jeannie and Daryl Losaw, owners of Texas-based Losaw Construction and IBS Homes, have begun construction on their affordable and sustainable homes at Brook Hollow Club Estates […]
February 16, 2021

New Ohlone College buildings target net-zero energy consumption

Global architecture company CannonDesign and San Jose-based firm Anderson Brulé Architects have recently completed the award-winning Ohlone Academic Core Buildings project, a new 185,000-square-foot development at […]