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How trees can be key to healthy urban neighborhoods

In Louisville, the Green Heart Project is testing the “power of nature to project human health”<p>Trees can add charm to city blocks. A new study launching today in Louisville, Kentucky, wants to see if trees can also become low-cost ways to improve the health of a neighborhood.<p>A joint effort by the …

Zaha Hadid Architects completes crystalline energy research center in Riyadh

KAPSARC is a non-profit energy research institution<p>Zaha Hadid Architects’ King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre (KAPSARC), work on which began before Hadid’s untimely death last year, has opened its doors in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.<p>A non-profit energy research institution, KAPSARC …

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Convention Centre Strasbourg / Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architects + Rey-Lucquet et associés

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The design for the Strasbourg Palais de la Musique et des Congrès by Austrian architectural firm …

Architecture

170 Amsterdam / Handel Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Our client wanted a solution that maximized floor area on a long narrow site on the Upper West Side of …

4-D Origami Could Fold House Into a Backpack

Harvard researchers announce radically foldable material that can change size, shape and volume. Continue reading →

Origami

Architect unveils glitzy design for Redskins stadium complex

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder doesn’t know where the future home of his football team will be but he’s already got an idea of what he wants it to look like.<p>Danish architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group, hired recently by Snyder to design a new stadium for the team, unveiled a model of the …

Washington Redskins

Elegant Illustrations of Animals Made with Graceful Lines and Lively Colors

Graphic designer Andrea Minini is adept at transforming clean, curving lines into elegant creatures. Through his vector illustrations, the artist conveys striking portraits of animals who are represented by sleek, flowing curves and thoughtful shadowing. “What I love in graphic design is speed: …

Cherubim by Fairwheel Bikes

The dust from Eurobike has barely settled, now the sands of the Mojave Desert is about to be stirred up by Interbike, the largest annual gathering of the bicycle industry in North America. “Tucson’s oldest and most reputable pro shop”, Fairwheel Bikes, can be visited at Booth #3128 and will exhibit …

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