Resiliency | Jun 24, 2021

Oceanographer John Englander talks resiliency and buildings [new on HorizonTV]

New on HorizonTV, oceanographer John Englander discusses his latest book, which warns that, regardless of resilience efforts, sea levels will rise by meters in the coming decades. Adaptation, he says, is the key to future building design and construction.

The Changing Built Environment | Apr 23, 2020

Designing for Enhanced Productivity: Promoting Convenience + Control

Building technology expert Herbert Els talks about the opportunities and challenges with creating agile work environments.
The Changing Built Environment | Jan 30, 2020

Wechselwirkungen: The science of place and placemaking

Placemaking, like architecture, has long been considered more of an art than a science, based on the notion that utilizing scientific approaches that optimize for efficiency would result in places that are soulless and uninviting.
The Changing Built Environment | Jan 16, 2020

From micro schools to tiny houses: What’s driving the downsizing economy?

Micro-buildings design expert Aeron Hodges, AIA, explores the key drivers of the micro-buildings movement, and how the trend is spreading into a wide variety of building typologies.
The Changing Built Environment | Jan 15, 2020

Security and the built environment: Insights from an embassy designer

Embassy designer Tom Jacobs explores ways that provide the needed protection while keeping intact the representational and inspirational qualities of a design.

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