Personal tools
log in | join | help
Sections

LiveModern: Your Best Modern Home

LiveModern is an online community for modern, sustainable housing design, products and services. Join our community to find design and share ideas. The best and brightest are highlighted here.



 

 


We were promised flying cars

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 16, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

And in Santa Ana, California, we got one. Meanwhile, in Ottawa, Canada, we learn that if you drive a BMW you are treated [...]

Read More…


Baby, It's Cold Inside: Austin's Air-Conditioned Village

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jan 15, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Last weekend I attended a rather awesome event hosted by midtexmod concerning the history of a small collection of homes down the street from our house where architects, builders, and social scientists experimented with air conditioning. Remarkedly, the [...]

Read More…


Why bikes and e-bikes will eat cars

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 13, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Cities should prepare for, and encourage, an electric bike revolution and stop worrying about autonomous [...]

Read More…


Another reason to avoid free two-day shipping: they are shipping dogfood by air

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 13, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

The carbon footprint of air freight is ten times that of truck freight; perhaps it's time for "slow [...]

Read More…


Norwegians suffer from desperate shortage of parking, will come to America in droves

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 13, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

We learn from Streetfilms that they are removing all the parking in Oslo; no wonder they want to [...]

Read More…


Coming soon: the Robomart, a self driving vegetable bin

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 12, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Silicon Valley keeps thinking up fresh new ways to clog our roads, kill jobs and destroy main [...]

Read More…


How to waste energy, New York Style

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 12, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

It is almost like an intellectual exercise in how to maximize surface area and air [...]

Read More…


Should You Get A Cavapoo Or A Cockapoo?

by admin from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Jan 12, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

A new dog can be a great addition to the family and household and if you like spaniels and poodles, you may already be interested in Cavapoos and Cockapoos.  These are cross-breeds of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and Cocker Spaniels with Poodles [...]

Read More…


What is the point of bicycle-to-car communication systems?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 11, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

It is not about making the world safer for cyclists, it is about making the world safer for autonomous [...]

Read More…


Does your city pass the popsicle test?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 11, 2018 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

It was developed for North American neighborhoods, but here is a look at big international [...]

Read More…


 

 

 
 
 

Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.