Are 'sponge cities' the solution to urban flooding?
September 13, 2017, 1:15 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Right now, we basically build cities in a way that worsens flooding events, but nature has solutions.
Take a scenic drive along Wisconsin's Frank Lloyd Wright Heritage Trail
June 8, 2017, 7:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It's the visionary architect's 150th birthday, so get planning.
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.
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?
Are boomers going to age in place or be stuck in place?
April 25, 2017, 6:45 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Millennials may not be buying what the boomers are selling.
11 wanderlust-inducing works of mobile architecture
April 17, 2017, 1 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With summer around the corner, it's never too early to start thinking about floating cabins and trampoline tents.
Moveable skyscraper feeds impoverished African communities
April 13, 2017, 2:57 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A hunger-eradicating high-rise takes top prize at the 2017 eVolo Skyscraper Competition.
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.
D.C. architect eyes old Metro cars as housing for the homeless
March 15, 2017, 3:23 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Just think of it as repurposing with a purpose.
5 ways you can reduce light pollution
Slaying the dinosaur: Low-cost, high-performance prefabs from Unity Homes
This Brooklyn townhome has it all: Treehouse, turtle sanctuary and even a stream on the roof
Winchester Mystery House still mystifies
How do incinerating toilets work?
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard