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Why LEED certification is becoming an essential

Simply put, LEED certification, through the best practices it represents, matters to tenants’ employees. Canadians increasingly expect their …

Green Living

New Shanghai Natural History Museum | Perkins+Will

The 44,517 square meter (479,180 square foot) museum offers visitors the opportunity to explore the natural world through the display of more than …

The state creating the most green jobs is...Georgia?

Green employment in the U.S. is tiny, but it keeps picking up steam. In the first three months of 2015, about 40 new renewable energy and clean …

Employment

Cornell is building an insanely energy efficient dorm in New York City, and it could change how we make buildings forever

Cornell Tech, an applied sciences program out of Cornell University, is building a giant futuristic campus on New York City's Roosevelt Island. But the most exciting part of the campus isn't in the academic buildings or green spaces — it's the dorms.<p>The campus's 250-foot tall residential high-rise …

Green Living

First tool in Googles's ‘BIM-Busting App’ is launched

29 October 2014 | By Elaine Knutt<p>The software company spun out of “moonshot” incubator Google [x] has launched the first version of an app that could …

Green Buildings Go Beyond Net Zero

Buildings consume 73 percent of the United States’ electricity and produce 38 percent of its carbon dioxide emissions. “We need a change,” says Eric …

Green Living
Real Estate

$17.5 Million Underground Nuclear-Proof Home For Sale In Georgia

<i>(File photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)</i><p><b>TIFTON, Ga. (CBS Atlanta)–</b> A luxury home that’s completely underground is up for sale in Georgia and it can be …

How to Make Sure Your Pet Is Cared for When You Die

A little advance planning goes a long way<p>For most pet lovers, your critters aren’t just property. They are best friends, companions, and family …

Retirement

Kuddly, a company that charges $2 for professional pet advice, raises $1.5M

Marketplace for veterinarian services Kuddly announced today that it fetched a $1.5 million investment for its seed round in October. The investment came from Exponential Partners and will allow Kuddly to fuel growth and tech development, the startup said.<p>The mobile-first service offers pet owners …

10 Tiny Towns For A Cozy, Low-Key Vacation

<i>This post was originally published on November 20, 2015.</i><br>Big cities may get most of the attention, but America's small towns have so much to offer …

Travel

Modern living, home design ideas, inspiration, and advice. - Dwell

Latest Stories<p>Two interior designers convert an old concrete garage into a cozy home for their family of four.<p>SimpliSafe’s exceptionally designed home security system is both powerful and beautiful, safeguarding every corner of the house while blending into the background.<p>The converted warehouse …

São Paulo

Genius System Uses Magnets To Keep Your Clothes Perfectly Folded In Cramped Closets

ThreadStax wants to make the heap of clean clothes on the bottom of your closet floor a thing of the past.<p>We all like the idea of folding clothes. Maybe we even do it, from time to time. But let’s face it: less of us than we want to admit fold clothes properly, and even fewer of us can manage to …

Condominiums

The Ten Most Ridiculous Car Design Details

Amazing or awful, some design details that end up on production cars are just completely ridiculous. These ten laughable design features fall right …

The craziest and most interesting questions Apple asks during job interviews

Working at Apple is incredibly fast-paced and challenging, and if you happen to be an engineer or designer at Apple, this dynamic is undoubtedly …

Computer Science