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One way to reduce truck terrorism: design less dangerous and deadly trucks and make them hard to get

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 02, 2017 01:06 AM
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Terrorists don't rent Honda Civics for this kind of [...]

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Vermont Simple House 4

An Architect Designed House

by bob from Robert Swinburne -Vermont Architect  (other blog) — Nov 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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At a recent open house I answered lots of questions, was generally sociable, I smiled, people liked my cookies and loved the house.  I was exhausted.  What really has been rolling around in my head over the past week and a half [...]

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Law proposed for Ontario, Canada, to ban "distracted walking"

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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All these laws imply that the pedestrian has "shared responsibility." In fact, they have the right of [...]

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Does your neighborhood pass the Trick or Treat test?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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Planner Brent Toderian looked at the classic planning concept of Trick or Treat [...]

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We could all use a little more Lykke

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Nov 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's the Danish word for happiness, which these days seems in short [...]

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Amazon Key is a lousy 21st century solution to a 19th century problem

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 31, 2017 01:06 AM
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People used to have home deliveries all the time, and they solved the problem with [...]

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Should EPS foam be given a clean bill of health in green building?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 31, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's perhaps the best of the plastic foam insulations, but it is still a solid fossil [...]

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dancing with architecture: seattle, washington

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Oct 30, 2017 01:07 AM
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I've been to Seattle before, but could only accomplish short side walks from the hotel since I was on business. I was on business on this trip, but since I was coming from Denver (instead of flying from Denver to Austin, spending the night, and then [...]

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Cost to enter National Parks will more than double, as land around them gets leased for oil and gas

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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Teddy Roosevelt would not [...]

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Baitasi House of the Future is built inside a house of the past

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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"The house of the future should represent the lifestyle of young [...]

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