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Exploring the Connections Between Healthy Communites and Green Infrastructure - Landscape and Architecture Magazine Guest Post

by: Alina on 06/05/2014

Today's post is a guest blog from Landscape and Architecture Magazine

By: Steven Peck

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Beautiful, Affordable, Accessible and Nontoxic – Earthen Floors

by: Alina on 05/08/2014

Thanks to the efficiency of modern industrial techniques, the sensual aesthetic, affordability and eco-friendliness of earthen floors have been largely ignored in “mainstream” building.

We’re betting that won’t be the case for much longer – hot off the press this month is a first of its kind: Earthen Floors: A Modern Approach to an …

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Green Homes of the Future

by: Heather on 04/29/2009
Posted in: Green Building

The Wall Street Journal asked four architects to let their imaginations run wild and design an energy-efficient, environmentally sustainable house of the future. The results are a fascinating blend of vision and creativity. For example, there's William McDonough's "Tree-House" with its photosynthetic outer layer which heats water and generates …

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