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dancing with architecture: houston, texas!

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Aug 27, 2017 01:06 AM
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Houston is The Economist's wet dream, a zoning-free realm where land meets its highest purpose depending on what the market will support. Even the gentrifiers run scared, where million dollar homes are razed to make way for multi-million dollar homes and [...]

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Are raccoons "Urban anarchists" or "lovable rogues?"

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Some would pick a third option: [...]

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The Gyrocar could be the solution to the biggest urban problem of our times

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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It can help keep the roads dedicated to the moving and storing of private [...]

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Deep Performance Dwelling built in Montreal for Solar Decathlon China 2018

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's urban, Passive House and prefab. What's not to [...]

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It's National Waffle Day, and time for our annual look at yummy waffle slabs

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 25, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's a celebration of a technology that covers longer spans with less concrete and looks good, too. Here are some I have feasted [...]

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14 year old with right of way in crosswalk hit by car, and all they care about is the iPhone

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 25, 2017 01:06 AM
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It's almost like there is a concerted campaign to turn distracted walking into a serious [...]

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Why do kitchens look the way they do?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 25, 2017 01:06 AM
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Hint: It's all about putting women in their [...]

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Are our houses actually too well built?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 24, 2017 01:06 AM
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We keep calling for better, more durable housing, but perhaps we are investing too much in our [...]

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Royal Mail rolls out cute electric trucks

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 24, 2017 01:06 AM
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But it's not just what powers them that is interesting; it's the whole [...]

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Lessons from the eclipse: Public parks are a stage where great things happen

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 24, 2017 01:06 AM
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All over North America, people came to parks to share the [...]

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