Chuck Dougherty

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This Has Got to Be One of The Most Beautiful And Powerful Climate Change Visuals We've Ever Seen

We are headed into the red.<p>For the average person, climate change is an abstract concept, an intangible truth, based on complex scientific data that …

Climate Change

Final Winning Design Concepts Released for Resilience by Design's Bay Area Challenge

One year after the launch of Resilient by Design's Bay Area Challenge, the final nine design concepts have been selected. The Bay Area Challenge …

Sea Level

Design Detail - Exterior Built-In Window Seats

Often, when we see examples of window seats, they’re on the interior of the windows, but when Neuman Hayner Architects were creating this house, they …

Architecture

Nomad Pavilion is a woven goat hair desert shelter that collects its own water

Architects Dina Haddadin and Rasem Kamal have teamed up to create the Nomad Pavilion, an innovative structure that serves as both a desert shelter …

Water

This Is the App That’s Converting Architects Over to Apple

Technology has changed the way many architects work. Portable touchscreen devices, along with the latest software applications, have streamlined the …

IPad Pro

How to Pay Zero Taxes Legally in Retirement

And when you pay zero taxes, you shouldn't be doing it the way most people do it -- which is by being broke.<p>5 min read<p>Are you gambling your retirement savings on the idea that your taxes will be lower when you retire? If so, I’ve got some bad news. If you have your retirement savings in a …

Retirement

8 Biodegradable Materials the Construction Industry Needs to Know About

In architecture we are so caught up in creating something new, we often forget about what happens at the end of a building’s life cycle—the …

Sustainability

J House / Spaces Architects@ka

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> J House is a weekend home, located in Delhi, with plot area of 1800 sq.ft. The house is designed in a …

Architecture

10 Architects You Should be Following on Instagram

There's no shortage of awesome architects to follow on Instagram. The hashtag #architectureporn alone produces more than 5 million posts, many of …

Architecture

Mikkeli Wave House

Taking design cues from boats and airplanes, the Mikkeli Wave House completely reimagines the classic log home. A mixture of wood and steel form a …

Triangular house by Skylab provides sweeping Rocky Mountain views

Portland studio Skylab Architecture designed the triangular floor plan of this Colorado retreat to allow optimum views of the region's mountainous …

4 Commitments You Must Make If You Want To Succeed Individually And As A Team

If a person doesn't feel protected in a relationship, they won't take risks. They won't speak up. They'll hold back their best performance.<p>When Mark Eaton was 21 years old, he had left the game of basketball behind him. He didn't have the stuff. So instead, he became a mechanic, working on …

11 of the Most Impressive and Innovative Rooftop Spaces

This week, we present a selection of 11 of the best images of rooftop spaces. These spaces, usually terraces conceived for the enjoyment of views and …

How to make the most amazing pizza at home

<b>I've learned these tricks of the trade from a pro, and they make all the difference.</b><p>My sister Sarah Jane runs a very successful wood-fired pizza …

Celebrate World Water Day With These 20 Designs That Feature Water Elements

March 22 is World Water Day, an annual international celebration launched and organized by the United Nations. The goal of the day is to raise …

MB Architecture covers Hamptons farmhouse in charred cypress inside and out

New York-based MB Architecture has clad a gabled concrete house and matching garage in the Hamptons in pale timber to give the simple volumes a …

The food prep trick that saves serious time and money

<b>Hint: Stop putting away those groceries so quickly!</b><p>Over the years I've written many articles on cooking from scratch for a hungry family, but it …

Affordable, Eco-Friendly Green Modular Homes - Green Homes

In the midst of all the gloom, we’re happy to report some good news. Clayton Homes, a subsidiary of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway, has announced …

Physicists Found a Trick to Solve an ‘Impossible’ Puzzle of Gravity

The experiment would confirm that gravity is a quantum force.<p>In 1935, when both quantum mechanics and Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity were young, a little-known Soviet physicist named Matvei Bronstein, just 28 himself, made the first detailed study of the problem of reconciling the …

Quantum Mechanics

What is BIM and Why Does it Seem to be Fundamental in the Current Architectural Design?

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is a methodology that allows architects to create digital design simulations to manage all the information …

Jamison Architects Have Designed A Contemporary Duplex With Concealed Garages And An Open Plan Interior

Jamison Architects have designed Masuto, a contemporary duplex in Melbourne, Australia, that feature open plan social areas and an abundance of light.<p>…

18 Fantastic Permeable Facades

Recently, a new trend in architecture has emerged: Several of the latest projects highlighted by <i>ArchDaily</i>, including some winners in the Building of …

If You're Not Excited About Brushing Your Teeth, It's Time To Upgrade

In the past couple of years, oral care has been re-imagined by the wellness world. And it's about time! The habit of tooth brushing has looked, felt, …

How Paul Rand presented logos to clients

Mason began, “The trade mark, which in the spacious days before the invention of the corporate image could afford to live in a measure of ornamental …

Graphic Design

Humans’ impact on Earth inspired Bleed’s custom typefaces for Anthopros

For his residency at Galeria Marso in Mexico City, artist Javier Barrios explored the era of the Anthropocene – a proposed name for our current time …

Typography

A House to Die In

Commissioned by Norwegian artist Bjarne Melgaard, A House to Die In has been in the works since 2011. The sculpted dwelling is modeled after the …

Swimming Pools

All 50 States Ranked for Retirement, From Worst to Best

Taking into account affordability, quality of life, and health care<p>On a global scale, the United States is 24th on the list of the best countries for …

Why Silicon Valley billionaires are prepping for the apocalypse in New Zealand

How an extreme libertarian tract predicting the collapse of liberal democracies – written by Jacob Rees-Mogg’s father – inspired the likes of Peter Thiel to buy up property across the Pacific<p>If you’re interested in the end of the world, you’re interested in New Zealand. If you’re interested in how …

New Zealand

You can eat these drinking straws

In an effort to make plastic drinking straws extinct, Chelsea Briganti and Leigh Ann Tucker of Loliware have invented the "world’s first edible, …

Green Living