Would you want to live in an Alexa-powered smart home?
October 17, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
By investing in a prefab homebuilder, it's clear Amazon is itching to play an even larger role in your domestic life.
This folding A-frame cabin is a shoo-in for fantasy holiday wish lists
December 18, 2017, 8:37 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Hey, it doesn't hurt to dream does it?
Japanese retailer Muji is selling teeny-tiny vacation huts
April 27, 2017, 2:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's a handsome, pared-down design, but where are the wheels?
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?
Rooftop tiny houses offer freedom, flexibility and fantastic views
July 8, 2016, 4:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Berlin startup Cabin Spacey has a clever idea for the city's unused rooftops.
Dumpster-dwelling professor upsizes (just a bit) to portable urban micro-homes
October 13, 2015, 3:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
At 208 square feet, Kasita smart apartments are roughly the size of 6 garbage receptacles.
Plant-clad Hawaiian micro-home is perched atop a hollow 'trunk'
August 20, 2015, 3:01 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Don't want to live in it anymore? Just covert it into a drive-through shaved ice stand.
Barcelona's 'Penthouse Flats' limit urban sprawl by building up, not out
June 22, 2015, 1:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In a marriage of modular building and adaptive reuse, one Spanish developer has taken to the rooftops.
Egg-shaped hideaway gives whole new meaning to 'escape pod'
May 26, 2015, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Powered by the wind and sun, Ecocapsule is the ultimate off-grid micro-home for vagabond vacationers.
Prefab beach bungalows were once a hot seller at Macy's
May 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Shoppers went gaga for 'Leisurama' vacation homes showcased on the department store's ninth floor in the early 1960s.
Dainty prefab dwelling from Down Under produces more energy than it consumes
February 18, 2015, 4:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With its edible veggie walls and lack of traditional HVAC systems, Carbon Positive House aims to "free us of modern day lifelines."
3 different early human ancestors lived at the same time, in the same place
How to identify different types of bees
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
Coronavirus pandemic creates an opportunity for penguins at zoos and aquariums
All it took for these zoo pandas to mate was for humans to go away
Understanding the tradition of wet markets