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Instead of letting the grand Olympic stadiums and buildings languish, a company designed them using “nomadic architecture” so they can be reused.

These contractors are taking the term “going green” quite literally. As part of an emerging trend here in the U.S., many buildings are incorporating the...
construction silouette-family-photo

48-year-old Thomas Graham is building a house in Texas pretty much by himself. And although that job alone isn't remarkable, just imagine trying to put...
pyramid house design-Ramos

With its sunken living space, triangular glass walls and open plan, the Pyramid House brings an ancient building form to modern residential architecture. Mexican...
algae building by © Arup

As an energy source, algae may be growing up. A new apartment complex in Hamburg, Germany, intends to generate heat -- and shade --...

The chemical secrets of a concrete Roman breakwater that has spent the last 2,000 years submerged in the Mediterranean Sea have been uncovered by...
Fenway Park Jared Vincent CC

All the great old baseball parks in America are gone -- except Fenway Park. Today marks 100 years since the Boston Red Sox played...
Apple facility in Maiden NC

The world's most valuable company, Apple, has announced plans to build America’s largest private onsite solar array at their North Carolina data center. Apple’s data...
illustration of completed World Trade Center

The new World Trade Center in New York currently under construction promises to be the most environmentally advanced structure ever built on such a...
Yale University made the honor roll of greenest schools

A U.S. Green Building Council partnership released its third annual report listing the greenest colleges nationwide. The online-only guide, available as a free download,...