GR: We shouldn’t demolish ivory towers, but scientists whose research has obvious applications should spend more time making public presentations. Moreover, though science should never be constrained by the need to be practical or applicable, it might be appropriate to spend some time on critical social problems. Issues such as mass extinction and global warming have entered crisis stages. Guaranteeing a future for pure research justifies a little time spent on the problems.
Beyond detailing the adoption rates of mobile-friendly email, this infographic explains the difference between desktop-centric design, mobile-aware design, and responsive design—and the future outlook for each of them. It also includes links to examples of mobile-aware design from Amazon.com, Reiss, and Vizify, and examples of responsive design from AT&T,Toms, and Foursquare from the Email Swipe File on Pinterest.
Australia is allegedly in the midst of a “green building revolution”, powered by the awarding of ratings to developers who build sustainable buildings. But this brave new world is only a reality in the…
People do business with people, not with technology. Whether you are a person or a brand, to truly build long-lasting personal relationship with another person or a brand advocate you need way more than just a couple of tweets and a LinkedIn connection request, you need face-to-face time.
Passive House is the new kid on Canada’s sustainable-building block, but it was standing-room only for one session at the Buildex Vancouver trade show for a group of Victoria-based acolytes to explain their six-unit apartment project. The building is designed to replace a six-unit rental property on the site, but will be built to Passive House standards and will use 90-per-cent less energy than a typical building.
As part of its intention to kill nearly 4,000 whales in the Antarctic over the next 12 years as “scientific research,” Japan’s whaling fleet returned to port Thursday with 333 dead minke whales, including pregnant females.
Organizational change is inseparable from individual change. Simply put, change efforts often falter because individuals overlook the need to make fundamental changes in themselves. Anyone who pulls the organization in new directions must look inward as well as outward.
SketchUp 2014 features new tools to support BIM workflows Architecture and Design Trimble has released SketchUp 2014, the latest version of its 3D modelling platform for architects, designers, engineers and construction professionals.
As the demand for greener and cooler cities increases, new “green infrastructure” technologies, such as green roofs and walls, are coming to the fore. But what are they? Put simply, green roofs and walls…
Ebenezer Howard proposed garden cities outside London. That's fine but Central London should adopt the landscape policy of becoming a Roof Garden City. Property developers should be rewarded for providing green roof ...
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Always good to see places of great historical significance can still embrace new design technique
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