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Architects and Cell Biologists Team Up to Make Biological Skins for Buildings to Wear
In addition to its sensitivity, human skin is remarkably responsive, adapting to changing conditions almost as fast as you can...
The Latest Toxic Chinese Export? Drywall that Could Fill Your Home With Sulfuric Acid
Add drywall to the growing list of toxic imports from China. Today a report from the largest investigation in the...
The Green Dream Gets Siding, a Roof and a Window Nightmare
The place comes through the winter looking nearly like a real house ... but for one little glitch
Carbon Offsets and Recycling Bins Do Not a Green Olympics Make
The pressure to green-up the Olympics builds with each games, forcing the host cities to get creative. Like using beetle-chewed wood for your skating center's roof
The Green Dream Gets a Third Floor
It finally looks like a house! Here's a look at the final push to the get the dry box up before the snow flies
Green Dream Hits a Snag
The insulated panels are the perfect building material ... as long as they fit
Green Dream: The Walls Are Here!
The delivery of the first batch of walls sets off a flurry of activity
Green Dream Gallery: Breaking Ground
A few photos on site from the early stages of the build
Green Dream: The Swiss Cheese Staircase
Our Green Dream builder conjures a steel sculpture that will also get people to the second floor
Floating Apartment Complex Takes the Worry Out of Rising Seas
There are two ways to react to global warming: you can fear it, or you can embrace it. Architect Koen...