Busy bats crash into windows due to 'acoustic illusions'
September 11, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study reveals how smooth, vertical surfaces can confuse a bat's echolocation abilities.
Architects recognize Virginia's Brock Center for outstanding environmental performance
May 15, 2017, 1:29 p.m. by Ken Edelstein
Building's 'regenerative' design key to net zero energy and waste.
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.
5 solar-powered buildings that will forever change architecture
September 14, 2016, 10:41 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
From Apple's Spaceship HQ to GE's Boston campus, these solar-integrated designs are raising the bar.
Ethical fall fashion inspiration: The comfy edition
September 2, 2014, 2:10 p.m. by Starre Vartan
It will be cooling down soon; here are some soft and relaxed additions to your wardrobe that are made sustainably and with fair labor.
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
Golf courses across U.S. step up to save monarch butterflies
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
The brightest star in the night sky will go dark
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
Students in Finland offer a succinct lesson in commuting