Push toward transit-oriented housing proves divisive in California
March 21, 2018, 11:22 a.m. by Matt Hickman
As agreeable as it sounds on paper, the reality Senate Bill 827 is more complicated.
This cozy concrete house was 3-D printed in under 24 hours
March 15, 2018, 8:42 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A housing charity plans to fabricate 100 innovative and affordable abodes in El Salvador.
Don't underestimate the carbon-capturing power of the most basic backyard
March 13, 2018, 9:53 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A new study finds that the soil of developed residential landscapes packs a surprisingly potent CO2-mitigating punch.
This simple paper water filter zaps contaminants like nobody's business
March 12, 2018, 8:28 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Mesopaper's pollutant-filtering technology mimics the human nose.
This giant golden egg is a place for sweaty Swedes to get together and incubate new ideas
March 7, 2018, 10:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
An eye-catching community sauna is a symbol of rebirth for Sweden's northernmost town.
More than 100 cities get 70% or more of their energy from renewables
March 6, 2018, 9:13 a.m. by Matt Hickman
These cities are leading the way toward a cleaner future.
Lacoste swaps out iconic croc logo for endangered species
March 4, 2018, 10:52 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The limited-edition polos sold out faster than you can say 'Anegada ground iguana.'
Dutch supermarket debuts world's first plastic-free aisle
March 2, 2018, 9:01 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You'll be hard-pressed to find landfill-clogging plastic packaging at one Amsterdam grocer.