Archives for Construction and architecture
As the first European Games are set to begin, one new rule is striking Baku residents as excessive: officials are prohibiting locals from taking photos in Baku’s historic Old Town.
Today it was as hot as 45°C (112F°) in the United Arab Emirates, but once I entered Al Bastakiya in Dubai, it felt up to 10°C cooler.
Method opened its LEED Platinum certified South Side Soapbox factory last week in the Pullman Park district of Chicago.
The 16-year relationship between Whirlpool and Habitat for Humanity is enduring and mutually beneficial.
Google has proposed a new campus and is offering Mountain View US$200 million in infrastructure and public benefits. But some locals are dubious.
As any knowledgeable plumber or wastewater manager will tell you, there is no such thing as flushable wipes.
The design firm Perkins + Will released a plan that suggests a 660-acre area northeast of downtown Los Angeles is ripe for investments in urban agriculture.
Famed yacht designer Christian Grande of Italy has proposed AbiFloat, which combines modular building and luxury in a floating village setting.
Gaze at the architecture while enjoying a coffee or cocktail and watch the world go by when enjoying Trieste at night.
Like many new ecological thoughts and products, when you treat one problem, you create another—and that goes for water efficiency in the home.
El Rancho Vista Estates in Palm Springs is a stellar collection of mid-century architecture. Many of the homes have been restored.
Home to 200,000 people, Trieste is a fascinating corner of Italy with its Balkan, Hapsburg and Venetian influences.