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Read the rest of Unique Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Design Crosses Both Above and Below the Water Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: "sustainable architecture", Amsterdam, [...] Read »
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Read the rest of Sustainable Silver Fir Timber Wraps This Elegant Village Fire Station in Austria Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Architecture, Austria, Daylighting, Dietrich [...] Read »
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Read the rest of E+ is a Verdant South Korean Home Blanketed in Greenery and Solar Panels Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: dwell, E, E+ Green Home, e+ home, eco design, green [...] Read »
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Read the rest of Ambient River Bank House Opens Out to a Pine Forest in Montana Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: balance associates architects, Big Sky, eco design, geothermal [...] Read »
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Read the rest of Melbournes Broadway House Renovated With a Colorful Shade Screen That Blocks The Heat Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: "sustainable architecture", broadway house, [...] Read »
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Venice Is Sinking Five Times Faster Than Previously Thought
Venice is famed for being known as “The Floating City”, but that moniker may soon be a thing of the past as scientists report that the famed destination is sinking into the water more than [...] Read »
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Read the rest of Dramatic Solar-Powered Boathouse Charges Electric Boats in The Netherlands Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: "sustainable architecture", Charging Station, eco [...] Read »
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Fears of Explosion Increase at North Sea Gas Leak
Worries over the possibility of an explosion at Total’s Elgin platform in the North Sea have led the French oil and gas giant to send fire-fighting ships to the gas extraction well. Experts [...] Read »
On the Boards : Pedestrian Bridge Competition
Spanish architects Nicolas Montesano, Victor Vila, Boris Hoppek were recently awarded announced the winners for their proposal for the Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition. The proposal [...] Read »
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Denmark Announces Plans to Produce 100% of its Energy From Renewable Sources By 2050
Here at Inhabitat, we are big fans of Denmark  not only did the country give the world LEGO bricks, but it has also fostered innovative green designers and major renewable energy projects. This [...] Read »
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Robin Hood Gardens by Peter and Alison Smithson has been approved for Demolition. A real shame, it is one of those seminal but unloved works of that period it is the same age as I am. Perhaps [...] Read »
More groceries, major eyesore at Southeast Hawthorne Safeway
East facade of Hawthorne Safeway (photo by Brian Libby) BY BRIAN LIBBY Eight years ago the Safeway supermarket chain built an exemplary urban store in downtown Portland. With housing above the [...] Read »
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Cambridge Engineers Use LEGO Bricks to Grow Synthetic Bone
Designers everywhere continue to wow us with LEGO creations like robotic arms and fully functional printers, and now a group of engineers is even working on using the bright stacking blocks [...] Read »
d3 Housing Tomorrow 2012 Exhibition Opened at MSU School of Architecture
Earlier this March, d3 officially announced the winners of the international Housing Tomorrow architectural design competition, and Bustler published the top submissions. This past Monday now, [...] Read »
Miscellaneous
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Texas Wins Another Round in Legal Battle With EPA
On Tuesday a federal appeals court in Texas ruled against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and scolded the agency for rejecting state pollution controls. Federal regulators had [...] Read »
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Scientists Create Artificial Plastic Skin That Bleeds And Heals Itself
For years, scientists have been working to develop artificial skin for wounded patients and bio-medical research. Now a team from the University of Southern Mississippi has taken the effort [...] Read »
Toward A Vision — The Great Lakes Century
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Read the rest of Bamboo Wing is a Stunning Vietnamese Restaurant Made Entirely From Bamboo Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Architecture, bamboo restaurant, Bamboo Wing, flexible [...] Read »
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Read the rest of 9 Fun Things You Can Do During Earth Hour 2012! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 9 activities for earth hour, 9 energy saving activities, annual green events, [...] Read »
Why don't architects speak English?
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The March 27 event drew roughly 200 attendees, many of them Greenwich Village residents opposed to the plan. Read »
Architect Sergio Palleroni, founder of BaSiC Initiative, has dedicated his career to helping communities in need. Read »