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Soon our apartment's front door might be a from a drone balcony

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 16, 2016 01:06 AM
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Visionary engineer Charles Bombardier says we should start preparing for the drone revolution; Get ready for the [...]

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dancing with architecture: edmund, ada, sulphur, norman, and oklahoma city, oklahoma

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Aug 15, 2016 01:06 AM
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edmundBack in Oklahoma for bidness (water-water-water), I was able to steal some time in the mornings and evenings to see some stuff in the area (architecture is everywhere!). I was pleased to stop in to gawk at Bruce Goff's Hopewell Baptist [...]

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Stacked Townhomes - a Russian precedent

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from Modern House Plans by Gregory La Vardera Architect  (modern blog) — Aug 14, 2016 01:06 AM
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Thanks go out to reader Tony Denzer for his observation and recall. Tony pointed out this Russian precedent of an apartment building that follows the pattern of stacked townhouse. This interesting example was published in the well known book Modern [...]

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Take a video tour of the bike bridges of Copenhagen

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 13, 2016 01:06 AM
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Streetfilms follows our tracks and bags them [...]

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The solar roof exists: SunTegra offers solar shingles and tiles

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 13, 2016 01:06 AM
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You don't need to wait for Elon Musk to make it- you can have a solar roof right [...]

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Toronto Mayor to rigorously study success of new bike lane

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 13, 2016 01:06 AM
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Like an out-take from Beyond the Fringe, we will be staggered by the [...]

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How will we live in 2050? A look at our virtual existence

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 13, 2016 01:06 AM
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It is a TreeHugger dream of green, minimalist living with transformer furniture, perhaps in shipping containerish [...]

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More amazing sheds among the Shed of the Year finalists

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 12, 2016 01:06 AM
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Mies said "less is more", but for some of these so-called sheds, "too much is never [...]

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This year’s Perseid meteor shower might be perfect for the attention-challenged

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 12, 2016 01:06 AM
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There might be three times as many as usual, perhaps two hundred per [...]

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Side mirrors no longer required on cars in Japan. Is this a good idea?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 12, 2016 01:06 AM
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It would save fuel and be safer for pedestrians and cyclists. But is it too [...]

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