September 13, 2006, 2pm PDT
The Center for Land Use Interpretation's Land Use Database is a repository of information about unusual and exemplary sites throughout the United States.
May 21, 2006, 11am PDT
A new documentary explores the myth and methods of architect Frank Gehry.
May 19, 2006, 2pm PDT
Forget dark underground parking -- urban loft residents can now get a garage with a view.
February 7, 2006, 12pm PST
Students demonstrate how to create community spaces with sensitivity.
January 22, 2006, 7am PST
Alec Appelbaum urges New York City to develop a "bike-safe" network.
August 10, 2005, 8am PDT
An interview with president of the American Society of Civil Engineers on how to get our public works back in shape.
July 29, 2005, 12pm PDT
It's not so easy being a cheerleader for future-forward architecture when the future is right outside your window.
July 22, 2005, 10am PDT
Boasting a raft of sustainable design elements, including a heat-reflecting roof, the Hilton Vancouver (WA) is hoping to become the first hotel to receive a LEED certification
July 7, 2005, 5am PDT
The newly proposed design would forego windows or shops at eye-level -- a basic tenant of urban building.
June 14, 2005, 12pm PDT
Architect Hernan Diaz Alonso draws his inspiration from science fiction, cartoons, and the darker side of alternate worlds.
June 9, 2005, 10am PDT
Giving priority to social equity can lead to surprising conclusions that subvert some of the widely accepted principles of green design.
May 25, 2005, 6am PDT
Demographic trends, amenities are contributing factors
May 24, 2005, 8am PDT
Are shopping districts inspired by New Urbanism a form of cultural brainwashing?
May 21, 2005, 1pm PDT
A new book depicts Los Angeles in all its multiplicity.
April 19, 2005, 2pm PDT
In affluent parts of the world, a new kind of urban center is taking shape, catering to the nomadic rich and the restless, rootless young.
April 8, 2005, 6am PDT
An irreverent look at the legacy of architecture's most famous (and irrepressible) gadfly.
March 30, 2005, 7am PST
Redevelopement project in downtown Louisville, Kentucky gets mixed reviews from residents.
March 22, 2005, 8am PST
If proposed cuts to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development go through, it could be 1975 all over again.
March 17, 2005, 6am PST
Far from the limelight of China’s construction boom, a new generation of young Chinese builders is emerging.
March 11, 2005, 2pm PST
When trucking company owner Malcolm McLean invented the shipping container in the 1930’s, he probably had no idea that he had also provided the world with a source of inexpensive, rugged, and easily adapted housing.