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dancing with architecture: Sonoma, California

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jul 23, 2017 01:06 AM
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Was out in Sonoma County for a water meeting a few weeks ago. Didn't have time to get out and gawk at too much, but I did go on a field trip to googoo eye watery things.First stop was the UC Davis Bodega Marine Lab to learn about ocean monitoring and [...]

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Modern won't work so well after the apocalypse

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jul 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth HouseWhen thinking about building a cabin in the distant mountains, we sometimes wonder about designing a post-apocalyptic retreat. Yeah, yeah: sounds crazy. But have you been watching the news lately? One concern is an [...]

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Elon Musk gets "verbal approval" for east coast underground Hyperloop

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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But as Mal said to Shepherd Bush in Serenity, "That's a long wait for a train don't [...]

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Lets go camping! A tour of trailers and RVs

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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Some are light, efficient and green; others not so [...]

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It's the week in TreeHugger

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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Can't keep up? Here's the best of the week in TreeHugger in digestible little [...]

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Going up: ThyssenKrupp's test tower in Rottweil is a twisty engineering wonder

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 21, 2017 01:06 AM
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Werner Sobek puts a negligee on a concrete pipe and it's not just for [...]

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Everyone should wear helmets. So why pick on cyclists?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 21, 2017 01:06 AM
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Author Todd Babin wonders why there this obsession about cyclists and helmets. So do [...]

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Let's go camping! A tour of teardrop trailers

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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They are light and efficient and easy to [...]

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Hypocrisy, thy name is the National Renewable Energy Lab

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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They give away free parking in a LEED Platinum parking garage at a suburban [...]

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Feds to remove regulations on self-driving cars and ban States from putting them back

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's all in the interest of “speeding self-driving cars to [...]

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