Architecture

November 15, 2001, 12pm PST
A physics professor at the University at Buffalo in New York has created a system that reduces the physical force of impacts. The system could be used to protect buildings from terrorist attacks and earthquakes.
Wired
November 15, 2001, 10am PST
Herbert Muschamp writes about the tragic beauty of "The Walls" -- the wreakage of the World Trade Center towers that has become a landmark.
The New York Times
November 15, 2001, 9am PST
Architectural experts at a symposium on skyscrapers that tall buildings offer practical benefits.
The New York Times
November 13, 2001, 12pm PST
Toronto's central waterfront — that large, missing tooth in the city's smile — comes under unprecedented public scrutiny this week.
The Toronto Star
November 13, 2001, 9am PST
Structural engineers debate over how the World Trade Center towers collapsed.
The New York Times
November 13, 2001, 8am PST
Cities across the nation are reconnecting with rivers; riverfront redevelopment is booming for aesthetic, environmental, and economic reasons and also as an "antidote" to sprawl.
The Christian Science Monitor
November 13, 2001, 6am PST
What is cartoonitecture? Drive into the suburbs and go to the biggest new shopping center you can find.
The San Francisco Chronicle
November 13, 2001, 5am PST
Despite Sony's best efforts careful packaging is replacement for real urban life.
The San Francisco Chronicle
November 13, 2001, 4am PST
Visitors arriving at Hartsfield International Airport will be able to head for the new minicity of Gateway Village.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 11, 2001, 10am PST
Washington D.C. official envision a waterfront and parks along the banks of the Anacostia River.
The Washington Post
November 11, 2001, 9am PST
Neighborhood-scale projects completed or under construction rose by 37 percent in 2001.
New Urban News
November 8, 2001, 12pm PST
Philadelphia University is using urban design and technology to remake itself as a modern univeristy.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
November 7, 2001, 11am PST
"Superstar" architect Santiago Calatrava's projects include bridges, train stations, and airports.
The New York Times
November 7, 2001, 5am PST
The World Trade Center owners are suggesting a competition to select the design of a memorial site.
New York Post
November 6, 2001, 10am PST
Real estate brokers say tenants haven't fled tall buildings and condominium sales in skyscrapers are coming back to normal.
The New York Times
November 6, 2001, 7am PST
The UK's Guardian published it's list of the top 10 buildings that remain "a dream or a nightmare."
The Guardian Unlimited
November 5, 2001, 10am PST
How architecture and engineering firms that had offices in New York's World Trade Center survived the Sept. 11th and get back to business with help from competing firms.
The New York Times
November 5, 2001, 7am PST
Leon Krier, the godfather of New Urbanism, offers his perspective on the future of cities.
Planetizen
November 2, 2001, 9am PST
While New York City has lost the famous twin towers of the World Trade Center, other twin towers continue to be part of the city's skyline.
The New York Times
October 31, 2001, 11am PST
The new town of Prospect in Colorado is equal parts daring, eclectic and utterly livable.
The Town Paper