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Making buildings energy efficient just got harder
A new rule will make it harder for local governments to ensure building codes are sufficiently climate-friendly.
A new material allows this company to 3D print most of a house in a single day
Mighty Buildings can crank out the structure of a 350-square-foot studio in 24 hours.
Meet the hero who saved everything you love about modern cities
Jane Jacobs made preserving old neighborhoods cooler than tearing them down.
Rising high in 19th-century Chicago required nerves of steel
How Louis Sullivan made skyscrapers happen.
Dozing off in a meeting? It could be the air.
Greenhouse gases aren't great for us indoors, either.
Bricks were always going to win the Game of Thrones
An ode to the underrated construction material.
New York City’s old buildings need serious upgrades to meet new emissions standards
New York City passed a carbon tax for large structures. ‘Mass retrofitting’ is sure to follow.
Big box stores are dying. What do we do with all the bodies?
How to remove, reuse, or recycle these fallen retail giants.
Tempering Hot Summer Days with the Cool Hand of Big Data
Machine learning is making buildings more comfortable and energy-efficient
The Dizzying View Inside NASA’s Vehicle Assembly Building
It's bigger on the inside