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This material uses a physics trick to keep roofs cool in summer and warm in winter
To build a better roof coating, try vanadium oxide.
The psychology behind our love of ‘Zillow porn’
Browsing for houses we can't afford can make us feel bad—or help us figure out our deepest desires.
Homes in flood-prone areas should be getting cheaper. They’re not.
Floods are only becoming more common, but the housing market isn't taking flood risk into account.
Shower upgrades to enhance your get-clean routine
Alexa, start my shower.
Wind chimes and bells to help you relax at home
Calm your mind with soothing sounds created by the breeze.
Three tiny houses you can buy online
Great starter homes or guest houses.
Self-serving gift ideas for the people who let you crash on their couch
They get a present. You get a more comfortable stay.
Hurricanes destroy beachside homes, but not this one
The engineering that helped one Mexico Beach, Florida, house outlast Hurricane Michael.
Archive Gallery: The Geodesic Life
PopSci explores the geodesic dome's brief wave of popularity
How to build a home that can resist any weather
The everything-proof house.