Hybrid cars, solar panels, and LED lightbulbs aren’t just reducing our energy consumption, they’re totally upending it.
1970s scholars posited that an “apartheid ecology” excluded people of color from environmentalism. Were they right?
Architects and the public are waking up to the way building design, urban neighbourhood design and placemaking impact upon health and well-being, but doctors are lagging behind in making the connection, according to research from McGraw Hill Construction sponsored by the American Institute of Architects (AIA), United Technologies Corp.
Watching the ocean inch up to your doorstep can be pretty stressful. Researchers are studying the ways climate change can undermine our well-being, and how we can bounce back.
Al Jazeera’s forthcoming series ‘Rebel Architecture’ has been invited to preview two films tomorrow at the World Urban Forum in Medellin, Colombia.
‘Rebel Architecture’ follows architects who have chosen to shun a ‘star-chitecture’ career, and are using their skills to design for the majority and as a form of activism and resistance.
"Linux For Lettuce," a writer’s account of the movement to counter seed patents with open source licenses, gets to the root of a growing problem.
Models show summers are going to keep warming as emissions continue. What will this warming feel like? Our new analysis illustrates.
Castro should look to Baltimore for an example of how a successful housing program can help U.S. cities overcome economic and racial segregation.
The Google Cultural Institute brings together millions of artifacts from multiple partners, with the stories that bring them to life, in a virtual museum.