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Surprising Wisdom from Tracked Trash

The Internet of Everything portends a world filled with trillions of sensors and while their practical applications seem clear – sensing water loss, traffic patterns, the growth of forests – it’s the unforeseen knowledge that they can produce that is going to be exciting in the future.<p>Here’s a …

30 Patio Ideas to Make Your Backyard Look Incredible

Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces.<p>Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage of warm weather. Oh, and don't miss our top swimming pool designs and outdoor kitchens!

Micro Urban Prefab Project Wins Micro Housing Ideas Competition in Denver

Micro Urban is a proposed concept for an affordable, modular housing project along the Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Designed by Mexican firm …

Abandoned Warehouse to Be Transformed into Lush Zero-Energy Office Space in Amsterdam

Worldwide sustainability cooperative Except has renovated an abandoned shipyard in Amsterdam, transforming it into an energy-neutral office space …

Design

Samoo’s ‘Story Box’ Recycling Plaza Design Tells A Green Tale

Anyone can collect their cans and cardboard and set it out by the curb once a week, but when we’re invited inside the recycling plant, we gain a …

How Urban Agriculture Is Revitalizing Local Economies

The rooftop at 810 Humboldt Street in Brooklyn is much different from other buildings; it is home to a 15,000 square-foot hydroponic greenhouse that produces over 100 tons of food per year. The greenhouse, built and operated by New York-based company, Gotham Greens, is supplying year-round …

15 Places To Download Free High Quality Stock Photos

There are many free stock photography sites.<p>I set out to find as many good ones as I could. I found 15 good, solid resources out there. Royalty Free …

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The Globe (Hedron) Is a Geodesic Greenhouse for Urban Farmers

Predicting food shortages in the 21st century, Zurich-based UrbanFarmers AG and Conceptual Devices have teamed up to produce plans for the Globe …

Meet the Creators: Tom Jenkins And Simon Sharp Trade Viral Shorts For A Studio Film

On the strength of two viral videos this past year, Tom Jenkins and Simon Sharp have made a deal to rewrite and direct the upcoming Sony movie “Giants.” The pair speak to us here about how that happened.<p>Pity the Hollywood film executive. If you think you’re sick of getting a steady barrage of …

Cisco Smart Grid Ecosystems: Energy Management through End-to-End IP Based Infrastructure.

Mobility Set to Transform Retail Industry | The Network | The Network

A bevy of tech startups are helping retailers use mobile devices to change the way offline stores interact with customers—and make them a lot smarter, too. "Mobility is set to trigger a business transformation across retail,” Leslie Hand, research director for IDC Retail Insights, wrote in a recent …

Your life in 2033

Imagine you are an urban professional living in a western city a few decades from now. An average morning might look something like this:<p>There will …

Joi Ito’s Plan For Urban Innovation: “Let A Thousand Weirdos Bloom”

Instead of planning for an urban renewal, the head of MIT’s Media Lab says cities should just get out of the way and make it easier for young and interesting people to do what they do best: innovate.<p>Ever since Richard Florida published <i>The Rise of the Creative Class</i>, back in 2002, urban planners …

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E'terra Samara is an Amazing Treehouse Retreat Designed for the Forests of Canada

E’terra Samara is a five-star eco resort designed by Farrow Partnership studio that consists of twelve treehouse villas sensitively nestled into …

Forests

Visiting Fab Lab Manchester

On a recent visit to Manchester to attend the Future Everything summit, I couldn’t pass up the chance to visit the UK’s first fab lab, housed in a striking, slab-like building in the waterside district of one of Britain’s great industrial cities.<p>I spoke to Eddie Kirkby (of the Manufacturing …

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Web Design Trends In 2013 (And Why)

Trends. Who needs them? Except the fashion industry. Let’s face it, that’s one industry that is entirely trend driven. And by extension, hair and …

Tiny Panelized Frefab Houses For Charitable Giving

Sometimes building green houses seems to be a purely First World Problem. Housing, however, is a huge problem for the world’s poor. A number of …

Storm hits Mayflower, Arkansas site of Exxon oil spill. Contaminated water pumped into Lake Conway as citizen journalists report live.

Live video of storm hitting Lake Conway at site of #Exxon oil spill. ustream.tv/channel/jnl-li… Thx, @jak_nlauren #ARoilspill<p>— Chris Tackett …

Phipps New Center For Sustainable Landscapes Is One Of World's Greenest Buildings (VIDEO)

HuffPost Live's Mike Sacks spoke recently with Richard V. Piacentini, Executive Director of the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.<p>They explore the sustainability model that is the first building in the world designed to meet three of the highest green standards: the Living Building …

New Study Finds NYC Could be Powered by 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2030

New York state may be a lot closer to completely running on renewable energy than we once thought. A new study led by researchers at Stanford and …

PHOTOS: Bouncy, Zig-Zagging Squibb Park Bridge is NYC's Funnest Pedestrian Bridge

Whether or not you agree that funnest is actually a word, you have to admit that this new bouncy, zig-zagging pedestrian bridge in Brooklyn is pretty …

La Valentina Station Affordable Housing Transforms a Neglected Site in Sacramento

La Valentina Station is a new affordable housing development in Sacramento located directly on the light rail line. The site was once a high crime …

This town was almost blown off the map — now it’s back, and super green

If I were to tell you this is a story about a tornado in Kansas, it would probably bring to mind a certain doe-eyed girl and her little dog. Well, …

Nomadic Resorts' Tiny Prefab Pod Homes Can Pop Up Anywhere

Nomadic Resorts just unveiled The Looper - a new prefab pod dwelling that can pop up virtually anywhere! The low-impact shelter incorporates a …