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Tokyo's Nagakin tower goes tall and goes wood

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 07, 2017 01:08 AM
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It is a modern plug-in city that is organic in more ways than [...]

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Gorgeous new prefab is modular. Or is it Flat-pack? Or post-and-beam? Never mind.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 06, 2017 01:07 AM
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These designs from Leckie Studio and the Backcountry Hut Company are lovely to look at, but what are they [...]

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Drop-front desk looks like a giant pill on your wall

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 06, 2017 01:07 AM
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We roundly approve of the Emko Pill desk that goes away when your work is [...]

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Saferails: A great idea to help cyclists and streetcars share the road more safely

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 05, 2017 01:07 AM
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This student invention could make a difference in cities with [...]

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There's lots to learn from these small house plans from the '60s

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 05, 2017 01:07 AM
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They are old, small and Canadian, but most people could happily live in them [...]

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Using hands-free phone while driving is just as dangerous and as a handheld phone

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2017 01:07 AM
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New Australian study finds that drivers are just as [...]

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Michigan bans bans on plastic bags, takeout food containers, styrofoam cups and just about anything else

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2017 01:07 AM
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Who cares about microplastics, the Great Lakes, the International Joint Commission, restaurants don't like [...]

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Hit or Miss: Zebra crossing is lit up with embedded LEDs

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 03, 2017 01:07 AM
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Is this where you actually want the [...]

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Time lapse video of smog moving into Beijing will take your breath away

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 03, 2017 01:07 AM
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Or at least, it will make you want to hold [...]

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Mathilde Penicaud

Modern Brutalism by Mathilde Penicaud

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Jan 02, 2017 01:07 AM
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Mathilde Penicaud’s work made me think of a modern or current style of brutalism. My favorite shapes are those were she has created bands of steel with curved connecting spaces of concrete. One of her projects is a massive snake like sculpture used [...]

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