When Climate Change Creates Climate Change

...efficient devices with fewer carbon emissions. Designing passive buildings can also greatly reduce energy needs. The design of these structures allows them to mitigate their energy usage, even eliminating the... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 2 in other taxonomies. Score: 147.67)

A Difference-Maker for PBL: Furniture

...Traditional classrooms use passive furniture that support typical Information Transfer Learning (ITL) environments. While we have become more knowledgeable about the impact of the classroom environment on learning, it can... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

3D Printing Construction: Myths and Reality

...factory. The world’s tallest 3D printed house by WinSun The current state of 3D printing for buildings has played out as would be expected based on these advantages and limitations.... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

Japanese Architects Explore the Future of Housing

...Bringing together some of Japan’s top architects and leading domestic and international companies, HOUSE VISION 2016 is underway in Tokyo. Made up of 12 housing and public space prototypes,... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself

...across the country. Cushman Row, the Brotherhood Synagogue, and the Friends Meeting House are a few examples of Greek Revival styling. Gothic Revival, circa 1820-1860, is similar to Greek Revival... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.44)

The Role of Responsive Design in Mediating Learning and Motivation

...designer can appeal to a student’s need for relatedness while still promoting autonomy. Ultimately, it takes both passive and active learning environments to engage students, and potentially, motivate them. While... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

Live Well to Reduce Reliance on Health Services

...passive use of precious community health and hospital services. In tandem, we are seeing a growing consciousness of health and wellbeing issues penetrating the construction market place. There is a... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

The End of Suburbia?

...House, car and white picket fence. The modern suburban dream started just as World War 2 ended. 70 years later, that dream is beginning to look as dated as... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

Two IBI Group projects named best Toronto buildings of 2014

...Other buildings in the competition included the Aga Kahn Museum and Ismaili Centre (Institutional category), Hive Lofts (Mid-Rise Residential), Fashion House (Mid-Rise Residential), Waterlink at Pier 27 (High-Rise Residential), and... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.22)

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