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Articles about how does passive house work on Dwell.com - Dwell

Passive Houses are built according to a rigorous series of design principles that promote efficiency.<p>Back in early 2008, we wrote about a new suburban development by Swedish architecture firm Smedshammar + Holmberg, which was...<p>White has often been seen as a boring ‘non’ colour. It’s become a base …

Architecture

Theresa May: only migrants with jobs should be let in to UK

Only European migrants with a job lined up should be allowed into the UK, the home secretary, Theresa May, has said, arguing that current levels of migration are unsustainable.<p>Her comments came after figures from the Office for National Statistics showed migration to Britain had hit a record high, …

United Kingdom

Jeremy Corbyn's groupies are heading for oblivion

Labour has never been so far Left as Mr Corbyn would take it. That he could lead it to victory at an election beggars belief<p>Think of the last time a Tory government had no effective opposition – the early Eighties – and reflect on the absurdity that there is not one now. Then, Labour was knocked …

Four things London loved this summer

Did sumer slip by when you weren't looking (or were transfixed by Netflix)? Here's a recap of the things that got London going this summer.<p>1. Lawn …

Ice Cream

Emily Gibson of 'Curious London' chooses her five secret London spots

<i>We’re launching a new Blog Network that involves getting a bunch of cool bloggers to write for us, such as Emily from Curious London. Here are</i> …

England

Governo dos EUA pede à Suprema Corte para ignorar apelo de Google em caso sobre Java | Home Notícias | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - O governo do presidente norte-americano Barack Obama tomou partido nesta terça-feira contra a Google e disse que a Suprema Corte do país não deve ouvir o apelo da empresa em um caso contra a Oracle Corp com amplas implicações para a indústria de tecnologia, de acordo com um …

Borderless Britain

Today's ONS immigration figures stating net migration into the UK of 330,000 is astounding. This is the combined populations of York and Oxford. Add …

It's worse than you think: Officially 53,000 Bulgarians and Romanians came here in a year - but we gave out 200,000 NI numbers

• <b>Figures suggests could be four times as many migrants from two countries</b>• <b><br>150,000 more National Insurance numbers issued than people said to</b> …

United Kingdom

Tory rebels to stop pro-EU spending

Eurosceptic Conservatives plan to vote for a Labour amendment barring public spending during the EU referendum campaign<p>David Cameron has a week to avoid his first defeat since the election after Tory rebels vowed to join Labour and call for a ban on spending taxpayer money on keeping Britain in …

Long exposure to tiny amounts of Monsanto’s Roundup may damage liver, kidneys – study

Long-term intake of the Monsanto’s most popular Roundup herbicide, even in very small amounts lower than permissible in US water, may lead to kidney …