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The Shack at Hinkle Farm

by Justin from The Modern Cabin  (modern blog) — Jun 22, 2017 01:07 AM
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The shack was created as a logical step between tent camping, and the yet unrealized weekend cottage. This fundamental shelter has no electricity. Oil lamps provide light. Heat is provided by a small wood stove, which is also used to heat water that is [...]

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Freitag Bags still going strong after 24 years

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jun 22, 2017 01:07 AM
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A look at what we have always thought of as a model of sustainable product [...]

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Help the Environment: Grow Your Own Vegetables

by admin from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Jun 22, 2017 01:07 AM
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Mother Nature cares for us, and so we should care for Her. Of course, many people do – they recycle packaging, furniture and clothes; they walk or cycle to work instead of driving, and some have turned vegetarian or vegan. However, people still trundle [...]

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Which Antivirus App To Download On Google Play

by admin from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Jun 22, 2017 01:07 AM
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  For most people, staying safe online is a huge priority. You most likely know that it’s a dangerous world out there, with hackers trying to steal your information at every opportunity. What’s even worse is how easy it is to do if you don’t [...]

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dancing with architecture: longmont, colorado

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jun 19, 2017 01:06 AM
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Working my way back to the airport, I stopped in to visit Prospect New Town, a New Urbanist project in Longmont, Colorado. I first read about the development in Karrie Jacob's "The Perfect $100,000 House". It's a neat development with mixed use, neighbor [...]

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Guardian predicts "Street Wars 2035" between cyclists and driverless cars

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jun 17, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's déjà vu all over again as the forces of driverless motordom try to push pedestrians and cyclists off the [...]

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City of Tomorrow from 1923 has a great green roof

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jun 17, 2017 01:06 AM
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There are some very good ideas in this vision that we could consider using [...]

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First lessons from the Grenfell Tower Disaster

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jun 17, 2017 01:06 AM
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It is not an indictment of green building. It is an indictment of plastics, foam and fire safety [...]

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dancing with architecture: aspen, colorado!

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jun 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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A scene outside of Leadville.I traveled to Aspen (water, water, water...) with no idea that this mountain town of ~6,600 has a rich history of Modern architecture. Now it ain't Los Angeles' Silver Lake or Stuttgart's Weissenhof, but for a small town four [...]

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Goodbye, Waymo Firefly, we hardly knew ye

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jun 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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AKA the Google Car, it is driving off to [...]

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