Steve Woody

17 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | @SteveWoody2015 | Keep up with Steve Woody on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Steve Woody”

A River Runs Through These Marble & Resin Tables

Must. Have.<p>A table can pack the beauty of a pristine waterfront beach house—that is, if it's made by Caribbean-based designer Alexandre Chapelin. His marble and resin furniture is sculptural in nature, as evidenced by the stunning new offerings he's just added to his ongoing <i>Lagoon</i> table series. By …

Are we greening our cities, or just greenwashing them?

Architecture and urban design are in the throes of a green fever dream: Everywhere you look there are plans for "sustainable" buildings, futuristic eco-cities, even vertical aquaponic farms in the sky, each promising to redeem the ecologically sinful modern city and bring its inhabitants back into …

Sustainability

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Poured Concrete

An encore to the usefulness of concrete in the garden! (Our previous post on the subject focused on genius ideas for Hardscaping 101: Poured-in-Place …

Landscaping

Blood cells, honed in the lab to kill cancer, lead to four-year remissions

Three of 14 leukemia patients are in complete remission<p>Four years after being treated with modified versions of their own blood cells, three of 14 cancer patients are in complete remission. And they haven’t had any additional treatment in that time.<p>The report published in <i>Science Translational</i> …

Best Fall Trips 2015

Want to snorkel in a Bahamian blue hole, ring in the Ethiopian New Year, or taste maple leaf tempura in Japan? Whether you’re ready for an island, wilderness, or urban getaway, our editors’ list of ten Best Fall Trips—plus one reader’s choice—is sure to inspire your next autumn adventure. …

Articles about house week energy efficient vacation home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Are you looking for some efficient ways to save energy at home? First and foremost, check your energy bill.<p>John and Paige Damiano are snow worshippers.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture …

Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

Travel Photography

There are more modern-day slaves living in India than anywhere else on Earth

<i>Editor’s note: Mala is a pseudonym — we had to change her name because victims of crimes under Indian law are not allowed to be named.</i><p>NEW DELHI, …

India

U.S. Government Announces Campaign to Save Historically Bad Places: April Fool's 2015

Albany, NY - Standing amidst acres of granite paving and empty benches, with four imposing grey towers behind her, United States Secretary of the …

Urban Design

11 Berkeley projects recognized for design excellence

Berkeley Design Advocates, a volunteer group of architects and urban planners, showcase the best contemporary design in Berkeley — as well as the …

We Can Be A Garden City, A Garden Region

<i>Third and final in a series exploring where the Greater New Haven Region is now, how it got to where it is and how it might imagine itself in the</i> …

Urban Design

PlantLab: Urban Farms 40 Times More Productive than Open Fields

[ By WebUrbanist in Architecture & Cities & Urbanism. ]A Dutch firm on the cutting edge of indoor agriculture estimates that producing food for the …

INTERVIEW: Landscape Architect James Corner On NYC's High Line Park

1/14<p>James Corner<p>NYC’s High Line is a project that exemplifies effective adaptive urban re-use in a city that is littered with structures and spaces …

Freight Train