Lessons in Design from the Architects of American Democracy

October 21, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Tony the Misfit / Creative Commons Inscribed on Thomas Jefferson’s tombstone at Monticello are the words: “Here was buried Thomas Jefferson, author of the Declaration of American Independence, of the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom, and Father of the University of Virginia.” Renowned architect and designer Bill McDonough often remarks about the power of this inscription. There is no mention, says Bill, of being the… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Stéphane Maupin’s St. Clair Lamp Charges By Day, Lights By Night

February 17, 2010 by  
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Years ago we showed Tobias Wong’s sun jar , which gathered sunlight all day and released it at night.

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Eco-Villages: Sustainable Oases or Insular Islands?

January 24, 2010 by  
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Sustainable developments spark debate at the EcoCity 2009 conference.

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