Only in Texas: A rental home shaped like a cowboy boot
April 7, 2017, 11:02 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Roomier than your average Stetson, this habitable boot would be an upgrade for the old woman who lived in a shoe ...
The Living Building Challenge confronts us with a profound question
March 22, 2017, 8:27 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
A different kind of environmental standard for buildings seeks to rebuild our very concept of what a green building should be.
British prisoners put to work building prefab homes
March 13, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Why have inmates manufacture license plates when they can help put an end to a housing crisis?
This stunning Manhattan office building is also unfailingly polite
March 3, 2017, 3:32 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Situated next to the High Line, Solar Carve Tower is specifically designed not to bogart air and natural light from its neighbors.
Baugruppen: It's a cooperative living concept, and it's perfect for boomers
January 25, 2017, 2:07 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
This German concept of cooperative living could be a great alternative to the retirement community.
Wellness-focused Orlando community attracts new homeowners, patients
September 26, 2016, 3:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Where else but in the Theme Park Capital of the World can a sprawling subdivision double as a medical tourism hub?
L.A. officials impound tiny houses donated to the homeless
March 4, 2016, 7:07 p.m. by Matt Hickman
As homelessness woes mount in the city, one big-hearted solution is squashed.
This 'zipper truck' and Lego-like concrete blocks are revolutionizing tunnel construction
March 3, 2016, 8:14 a.m. by Michael Graham Richard
The technique doesn't require mortar and is 90% faster.
Apple's giant dirt pyramid to nurture its own majestic forest
February 18, 2016, 3:08 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Tech giant's new Cupertino campus will soon be home to more than 7,000 trees.
What gray hair says about your health
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
15 astounding facts about trees
Update: Heineken severs relationship with club that hosted illegal dog fight