History / Preservation

December 3, 2004, 7am PST
An architectural consultant outlines the city's need to connect its historical treasures.
Philadelphia City Paper
December 2, 2004, 11am PST
Only 36,000 visited the museum in its first 15 months of operation.
The Washington Post
November 28, 2004, 5am PST
New Delhi's rich heritage of Lutyens bungalows is safe for now... or is it?
INTBAU
November 25, 2004, 7am PST
Despite not having any special architectural features, the home of the famous author is given protected status.
BBC News
November 21, 2004, 9am PST
Vast underground tunnel system led to brothels, saloons.
International Herald Tribune
November 16, 2004, 10am PST
American research team claims to have found the site of the lost city of Atlantis described by Plato over 2000 years ago.
BBC News
November 15, 2004, 1pm PST
Savannah's City Council has approved the conversion of a parking garage back to its original use as a town square.
Savannah Morning News
November 12, 2004, 6am PST
A new Atlanta exhibit chronicles the strange world of China’s ‘scavenger economy.’
Creative Loafing Atlanta
November 8, 2004, 12pm PST
International art expo in Germany is facing stiff competition from other major cities.
International Herald Tribune
November 5, 2004, 9am PST
A highly disputed Wal-Mart store opens within view of the pyramids of Teotihuacan.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
October 30, 2004, 7am PDT
A comprehensive survey of Louisville, Kentucky’s historic structures could halt last-minute battles between developers and preservationists.
Louisville Courier-Journal
October 29, 2004, 5am PDT
What are the long-lasting effects of human habitation and what can be done to make it more sustainable in arid regions in the future.
The Christian Science Monitor
October 25, 2004, 2pm PDT
Why did one of the world's largest metropolitan centers become a ghost town?
Wired
October 20, 2004, 9am PDT
Columnist John King tells the fascinating story of how the 15-second Loma Prieta (CA) earthquake gave many Bay Area historic structures a new lease on life.
The San Francisco Chronicle
October 17, 2004, 11am PDT
A six year drought uncovers a town from 1865 that has been underwater since it was flooded. Similar finds are occurring across the U.S.
The Los Angeles Times
September 30, 2004, 2pm PDT
Is UNESCO's World Heritage List a victim of its own success?
Travel And Leisure
September 28, 2004, 12pm PDT
Proposals to list the city of Sibiu/Hermannstadt draw attention to other threats to the heritage of the area
INTBAU
September 13, 2004, 6am PDT
Ceramic heads guard the roofline of an historic apartment building off of Kansas City's Country Club Plaza shopping district, but the city's Landmarks Commission now says the heavy heads must come down.
The Kansas City Star
September 7, 2004, 1pm PDT
Should Los Angeles try to preserve its rich heritage of 1,500 murals, which are rapidly fading and patched from graffiti?
The Los Angeles Times
September 4, 2004, 5am PDT
Whitney Gould, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel urban spaces columnist, answers questions from readers.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel