Quebec architects propose a 48-storey tower in a forest, “a new relationship between humans and their natural habitat.” There are many ways of defining sustainability… Read More »That’s no stack of rocks, it’s an osmosis between man and nature
[embedded content] SFI’s mission is to advance sustainability through forest-focused collaborations. And there are few sustainability challenges as prominent in the public eye these days… Read More »Video: The importance of forests in mitigating climate change
Children born today will grow up in a disease-ridden, malnourished world, unless governments stick to the Paris Agreement. Unless drastic action is taken to curb… Read More »Climate change will hurt children the most, report says
A new study finds that ultra-fine particles increase the risk of brain cancer. We go on about the dangers from PM2.5, or particulate matter smaller… Read More »Nanoparticles from air pollution (mostly car exhaust) go straight into your brain
We have to reconsider what is “acceptable for how houses should look and feel.” I wrote recently about the UK Labour Party’s campaign slogan Warm… Read More »It’s time for a revolution in the way we look at buildings
He was a pioneer of sustainable design. A lot of architects from the UK used to visit the University of Toronto School of Architecture when… Read More »RIP Ted Cullinan, “an architect who made the world better”
It’s a moving target and, like TreeHugger hero Chris Magwood, we are all learning on the job. The Walrus, a Canadian general interest magazine, titles… Read More »What is “the conventional wisdom about environmentally friendly construction”?
Or are they just fooling themselves and being selfish? What’s the best thing you can do to reduce your personal carbon footprint? Frank Bilstein, a… Read More »Are people clueless when it comes to their carbon footprints?