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Not much that's green at the Interior Design Show

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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The big Toronto show is not so big and not exactly a hotbed of sustainable [...]

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Does sewer pipe architecture make sense?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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A new proposal for Hong Kong tries to fit people into [...]

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Should the 840 HP Dodge Demon be banned?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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The respected Automotive News suggested this and all heck broke [...]

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Paul Weidlinger

Weidlinger House by Paul Weidlinger

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Jan 22, 2018 01:06 AM
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Paul Weidlinger built this summer house for his family in Wellfleet Massachusetts 1953-54. I came across these images and was impressed with the structure. Digging a little deeper, I found that the house has a great history. This house was vacant and in [...]

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Finnish Safety Agency recommends helmets and lights for old people using walkers

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 20, 2018 01:06 AM
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It is about time that people acknowledged that it's not just cyclists that hit their heads. Helmets for [...]

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No, your microwave oven isn't killing the planet

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 19, 2018 01:08 AM
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These stupid headlines miss the whole point. Microwaves use very little power, slightly more than a 7-watt LED bulb over its [...]

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Lloyd Kahn's good advice on how to rebuild after disaster

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 19, 2018 01:08 AM
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After the California fires, the building expert has some suggestions that really make sense for anyone [...]

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Short List for Amazon's second headquarters speaks volumes about cities

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 19, 2018 01:08 AM
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There are not many surprises, other than Columbus, Ohio and Toronto, [...]

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a Wright wronged

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jan 18, 2018 01:06 AM
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Back in 2012 we stopped in to gawk at a medical office Frank Lloyd Wright designed in Whitefish, Montana, as we were working our way to Glacier. The leasers were kind enough to show us around and tell us about the space. Unbelievably, last week, new [...]

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"ReNEWable Living Home" opens Orlando Builders Show, and it's not totally horrible

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 18, 2018 01:06 AM
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There are lessons to be learned from this model home built by Meritage, even if it is big and [...]

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