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  • Homeless Camps Washed Out

    Homeless Camps Washed Out

    2 days ago via @NYTimes @adamnagourney
  • Reading Climate Change

    Reading Climate Change

    2 days ago via @Longreads @Emily_Perper @TheNation @JonGertner @ClimateSciWatch @bani_amor
  • New Book on Landscape and Conflict

    New Book on Landscape and Conflict

    2 days ago via @ArtBook @PomonaArtMuseum @IncendiaryTrcs
  • Africa’s Last Colony

    Africa’s Last Colony

    2 days ago via @NewRepublic @CarneRoss
  • North Carolina’s Contaminated Water

    North Carolina’s Contaminated Water

    2 days ago via @AlanaSemuels @TheAtlantic
  • Britain’s Day Without Coal

    Britain’s Day Without Coal

    2 days ago via @Guardian @NGControlRoom @Georgia_Bee
  • The New Urban Trust Economy

    The New Urban Trust Economy

    2 days ago via @CItyLab @FutureCitiesLab @matthewclaudel @SenseableCity
  • Berlin’s Iconic Television Tower

    Berlin’s Iconic Television Tower

    4 days ago via @NYTimes @laurenoyler
  • A Portrait of I. M. Pei

    A Portrait of I. M. Pei

    4 days ago via @NYMag @JDavidsonNYC
  • Land Theft on the Amazon Frontier

    Land Theft on the Amazon Frontier

    4 days ago via @PacificStand
  • Literature’s Arctic Obsession

    Literature’s Arctic Obsession

    4 days ago via @NewYorker @kathrynschulz
  • Cambodia’s Dirty Business

    Cambodia’s Dirty Business

    5 days ago via @HakaiMagazine @BlombergMD
  • Is There an American Architecture?

    Is There an American Architecture?

    5 days ago via @Archinect
  • Two Takes on Future Cities

    Two Takes on Future Cities

    5 days ago via @CityLab @Richard_Florida @UrbanLandInst
  • Rethinking the Corporate Campus

    Rethinking the Corporate Campus

    5 days ago via @SPUR_Urbanist
  • Homeless on the Strip

    Homeless on the Strip

    5 days ago via @Guardian @GuardianCities @danielgene
  • The Lost Library

    The Lost Library

    5 days ago via @TheAtlantic @jsomers
  • Inequality in India

    Inequality in India

    6 days ago via @AeonMag @marinab52 @unessentialist
  • Plastic Is Littering Arctic Waters

    Plastic Is Littering Arctic Waters

    6 days ago via @NYTimes @NYTClimate @tatertatiana
  • The Place of Cities in Divided America

    The Place of Cities in Divided America

    6 days ago via @NYMag @JDavidsonNYC
  • National Parks Posters Reimagined

    National Parks Posters Reimagined

    6 days ago via @Grist @blkahn @ClimateCentral
  • Mapping Human Climate Migration

    Mapping Human Climate Migration

    6 days ago via @NYTMag @jessicabenko
  • The World’s Most Sprawling Cities

    The World’s Most Sprawling Cities

    6 days ago via @GuardianCities @entschwindet
  • Transforming Miami’s Transit

    Transforming Miami’s Transit

    1 week ago via @ArchPaper
  • Climate Change Reroutes Glacial River

    Climate Change Reroutes Glacial River

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @jswatz
  • Urban Farming in Boston

    Urban Farming in Boston

    1 week ago via @Guardian @baburoset @FreightFarms @GCGrowers
  • The Cost of Free Parking

    The Cost of Free Parking

    1 week ago via @TheEconomist
  • The Missing Climate Change Narrative

    The Missing Climate Change Narrative

    2 weeks ago via @NautilusMag
  • Considering Hadrian’s Wall

    Considering Hadrian’s Wall

    2 weeks ago via @Longreads @Pegasus_Books
  • Conservation by Design in Vietnam

    Conservation by Design in Vietnam

    2 weeks ago via @PacificStand @miketatarski
  • Fighting New Jersey’s Oil Pipeline

    Fighting New Jersey’s Oil Pipeline

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @NoahRemnick
  • A Lawsuit for the Border Wall

    A Lawsuit for the Border Wall

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @fernandaNYT
  • Visions of the Urban Future

    Visions of the Urban Future

    2 weeks ago via @ConversationUS
  • A Contradictory Design

    A Contradictory Design

    2 weeks ago via @IngaSaffron @PhillyInquirer @PhillyDotCom
  • The Future of Garbage

    The Future of Garbage

    2 weeks ago via @UrbanOmnibus @NYCSanitation
  • A Village Stranded in the City

    A Village Stranded in the City

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @atsneed
  • Housing and Health

    Housing and Health

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @ASmall_Word @UrbanInstitute
  • Climate Change in Queens

    Climate Change in Queens

    2 weeks ago via @CurbedNY @KensingerNathan
  • Starchitects in Sin City

    Starchitects in Sin City

    2 weeks ago via @Curbed @loudpaper
  • Earth Day in the Age of Trump

    Earth Day in the Age of Trump

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @ElizKolbert
  • Will London Fall?

    Will London Fall?

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @SarahLyall @SergeyPonomarev
  • Infrastructure on a Knife’s Edge

    Infrastructure on a Knife’s Edge

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @tnyCloseRead
  • Power Versus Preservation in Tbilisi

    Power Versus Preservation in Tbilisi

    2 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @dlepeska
  • Confessions of a Reluctant Gentrifier

    Confessions of a Reluctant Gentrifier

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian
  • The Syria Catastrophe

    The Syria Catastrophe

    2 weeks ago via @NplusOneMag
  • Imagining Cities After Fossil Fuels

    Imagining Cities After Fossil Fuels

    2 weeks ago via @CItiscope @FuturesStudioUU
  • Relocating Capital Cities

    Relocating Capital Cities

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @marionekirk
  • Remembering Olmsted in Dallas

    Remembering Olmsted in Dallas

    2 weeks ago via @DallasNews @MarkLamster
  • The Rapidly Changing Arctic Ocean

    The Rapidly Changing Arctic Ocean

    3 weeks ago via @SciAm @blkahn
  • America’s National Character

    America’s National Character

    3 weeks ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • Glasgow’s Other Great Architect

    Glasgow’s Other Great Architect

    3 weeks ago via @Apollo_Magazine
  • Beyond Conceptual Criticism

    Beyond Conceptual Criticism

    3 weeks ago via @Aeon @Kent_Sch_Arch @SmDrssr
  • The City Le Corbusier Built

    The City Le Corbusier Built

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @PAPress
  • Flood-Proofing Florida

    Flood-Proofing Florida

    3 weeks ago via @BBC_Future @amanda_ruggeri
  • Talking Climate Change in the Midwest

    Talking Climate Change in the Midwest

    3 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine @eiratansey
  • Floods Beset China’s New Cities

    Floods Beset China’s New Cities

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @Kimmelman
  • A World of His Own

    A World of His Own

    3 weeks ago via @NPlusOneMag @ajwyman @VersoBooks @tw_overton
  • Refinery Town to Progressive City

    Refinery Town to Progressive City

    3 weeks ago via @DissentMag @BeaconPressBks
  • Saving a Symbol of Kabul

    Saving a Symbol of Kabul

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @rodnordland
  • The River London Forgot

    The River London Forgot

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @ollywainwright
  • It’s Hard to Get Ahead in the South

    It’s Hard to Get Ahead in the South

    3 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @AlanaSemuels
  • MAS Context on Bilbao

    MAS Context on Bilbao

    3 weeks ago via @MASContext
  • Photographer Turns Architect

    Photographer Turns Architect

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @TMagazine @bbosker
  • Germany’s Sanctuary Village

    Germany’s Sanctuary Village

    3 weeks ago via @VQR @benmauk @george_butler @PulitzerCenter
  • Amsterdam’s Architectural Character

    Amsterdam’s Architectural Character

    3 weeks ago via @TerrainOrg @RISD
  • Building the Ruins of Damascus

    Building the Ruins of Damascus

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker @Mhafez100 @JakeHalpern
  • Letter From a Drowned Canyon

    Letter From a Drowned Canyon

    3 weeks ago via @CalSunday
  • A Digital History of Amsterdam

    A Digital History of Amsterdam

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @FeargusOSull
  • A Lens on Syria’s Skeleton Cities

    A Lens on Syria’s Skeleton Cities

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @eminesaner
  • Understanding the Great Lakes

    Understanding the Great Lakes

    3 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine
  • Building in the Shadow of Destruction

    Building in the Shadow of Destruction

    3 weeks ago via @Longreads @colindickey
  • If Fraser River Floods

    If Fraser River Floods

    3 weeks ago via @MaisonNeuveMag
  • A Successful City In Appalachia

    A Successful City In Appalachia

    3 weeks ago via @Medium @lymanstoneky
  • The Election by Precinct Data

    The Election by Precinct Data

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @ASmall_Word
  • The Endangered Antiquities Act

    The Endangered Antiquities Act

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @marksquil
  • Demolition in Moscow

    Demolition in Moscow

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @ASLuhn
  • The Last London

    The Last London

    4 weeks ago via @LRB
  • Beijing’s Authoritarian Grasp

    Beijing’s Authoritarian Grasp

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @PulitzerCenter @hofrench
  • Envisioning California

    Envisioning California

    4 weeks ago via @BoomCalifornia @lynellgeorge
  • Public Space That Works

    Public Space That Works

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @linpoonsays
  • Building the American Dream

    Building the American Dream

    4 weeks ago via @NYBooks
  • Against Painting the D.C. Metro

    Against Painting the D.C. Metro

    4 weeks ago via @WCP @amandakhurley @CurbedDC @GGWash @CityLab @kristoncapps
  • The Future of Europe’s Cities

    The Future of Europe’s Cities

    4 weeks ago via @CItiscope @DanielTermont
  • Retreating From Climate Change

    Retreating From Climate Change

    4 weeks ago via @NewYorker @nijhuism
  • Inside the Japanese House

    Inside the Japanese House

    4 weeks ago via @1843Mag @HenryTricks
  • Writing the Midwest Wrong

    Writing the Midwest Wrong

    4 weeks ago via @LitHub
  • The Class Geography of NYC

    The Class Geography of NYC

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @Richard_Florida
  • Risking Climate Research

    Risking Climate Research

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @vsherrmann
  • Freedom Is a Constant Struggle

    Freedom Is a Constant Struggle

    4 weeks ago via @TheNation @UCBSoJ
  • The Architecture of Neoliberalism

    The Architecture of Neoliberalism

    4 weeks ago via @ytheory1 @LAReviewofBooks @joseph_staten @BloomsburyDsign
  • Inside New Scotland Yard

    Inside New Scotland Yard

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @ollywainwright
  • Australia’s Cities Need Planners

    Australia’s Cities Need Planners

    4 weeks ago via @ConversationEDU
  • Lead Poisoning In California

    Lead Poisoning In California

    4 weeks ago via @Reuters @jschney
  • What It Means To Live Today

    What It Means To Live Today

    4 weeks ago via @Archinect @RealFdn @jack_self
  • Death to the Flâneur

    Death to the Flâneur

    4 weeks ago via @newrepublic @Jo_Livingstone @simplylovia
  • America’s Megaregions Need Migrants

    America’s Megaregions Need Migrants

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @mslaurabliss
  • Cut Off In Big Sur

    Cut Off In Big Sur

    4 weeks ago via @LATimes @tcurwen
  • America’s Great Dam Teardown

    America’s Great Dam Teardown

    4 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @DanMcGraw1 @Hewlett_Found @UrbanLandInst @CleveMetroParks
  • The Return of the Modernist Interior

    The Return of the Modernist Interior

    1 month ago via @Curbed @chaykak
  • Tiny Houses: Salvation or Dead End?

    Tiny Houses: Salvation or Dead End?

    1 month ago via @Guardian @PaulLewis
  • The NCPA Takes On Trump

    The NCPA Takes On Trump

    1 month ago via @LandArchMag @NPCA @zachmortice
  • The World’s First Ship Tunnel

    The World’s First Ship Tunnel

    1 month ago via @NWTLS @Snohetta
  • Undocumented Workers Feed a City

    Undocumented Workers Feed a City

    1 month ago via @Guardian @holpuch
  • Park Rangers of the Anthropocene

    Park Rangers of the Anthropocene

    1 month ago via @TheAtlantic @edyong209 @bcantrell @Laura_J_Martin @erleellis
  • Ethiopia’s Trash Landslide

    Ethiopia’s Trash Landslide

    1 month ago via @Guardian @wdavison10
  • 666 Fifth Avenue Captures the Moment

    666 Fifth Avenue Captures the Moment

    1 month ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps
  • The Staggering Scale of Water Loss

    The Staggering Scale of Water Loss

    1 month ago via @BrookingsInst @VFelbabBrown
  • The Politics of Urban Design

    The Politics of Urban Design

    1 month ago via @SocietyandSpace @multipliciudad
  • Planning for the Ideal City

    Planning for the Ideal City

    1 month ago via @UrbanOmnibus
  • Florida’s Glass House

    Florida’s Glass House

    1 month ago via @Digg @BrightSunFilms
  • Art and Architecture in Action

    Art and Architecture in Action

    2 days ago via @UofTDaniels
  • Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    2 days ago via @ArchPaper @PrattInstitute @APANewYorkMetro [email protected]
  • The American Dream in Las Vegas

    The American Dream in Las Vegas

    2 days ago via @PennDesign @alstefan @MITPress
  • Atlas for the End of the World

    Atlas for the End of the World

    4 days ago via @PennDesign @EarthDayNetwork
  • Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    5 days ago via @LATimes @USCArchitecture @HawthorneLAT
  • Urbanism After the American Dream

    Urbanism After the American Dream

    6 days ago via @ArchPaper @MITsap @KeithKrumwiede @Park_books
  • Confronting Diversity in Urban Design

    Confronting Diversity in Urban Design

    1 week ago via @NextCityOrg @UTSOA @FreeBlackTX @TaubmanCollege
  • Thom Mayne Named ‘Critic at Large’

    Thom Mayne Named ‘Critic at Large’

    2 weeks ago via @PrattInstitute @M0rphosis
  • Milton Curry Named Dean at USC

    Milton Curry Named Dean at USC

    2 weeks ago via @USCArchitecture
  • [RE]FORM: Women in Design

    [RE]FORM: Women in Design

    2 weeks ago via @PennDesign @UVaSARC
  • The Whiteness of U.S. Architecture

    The Whiteness of U.S. Architecture

    2 weeks ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @UWBuiltEnv @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Manhattan’s Sustainable Micropolis?

    Manhattan’s Sustainable Micropolis?

    3 weeks ago via @AveryReview @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Revitalizing Central Brooklyn

    Revitalizing Central Brooklyn

    3 weeks ago via @MITsap
  • A Manifesto for the Boundary

    A Manifesto for the Boundary

    3 weeks ago via @LRB @CEDNews
  • Tackling Bias in Design

    Tackling Bias in Design

    3 weeks ago via @ProPublica @lenagroeger @ColumbiaGSAPP @Source @laurakurgan
  • NEH Grant for UTSOA

    NEH Grant for UTSOA

    3 weeks ago via @UTSOA @NEHgov
  • Earth Day 1970/2017 Forum

    Earth Day 1970/2017 Forum

    3 weeks ago via @PennDesign @EarthDayNetwork
  • Taubman Faculty Win at Ragdale Ring

    Taubman Faculty Win at Ragdale Ring

    3 weeks ago via @TaubmanCollege @Ragdale
  • Cities and Climate Action

    Cities and Climate Action

    3 weeks ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @Kimmelman @KateOrff @AdamMFreed @resilientNOLA @RRodrosa
  • Hyperloop One Global Challenge

    Hyperloop One Global Challenge

    3 weeks ago via @Woodbury_SoA #WUArch @HyperloopOne
  • The Unbuilt Legacy

    The Unbuilt Legacy

    3 weeks ago via @ArchitectMag @witoldr @PennDesign
  • Aga Khan Award for Architecture

    Aga Khan Award for Architecture

    3 weeks ago via @UM_SoA @UofTDaniels
  • Designing for Natural Disasters

    Designing for Natural Disasters

    4 weeks ago via @ConversationEDU @UTSdab
  • Winning Designs for Senior Living

    Winning Designs for Senior Living

    4 weeks ago via @VTcaus @Autodesk @SFCSArchitects
  • 100 Years of Architecture at USC

    100 Years of Architecture at USC

    4 weeks ago via @USCArchitecture @Archinect
  • Architecture Criticism Today

    Architecture Criticism Today

    4 weeks ago via @FacArchHKU @ColumbiaGSAPP @SamFoxSchool
  • Data Waltz Installation

    Data Waltz Installation

    4 weeks ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • ULI Hines Student Competition

    ULI Hines Student Competition

    4 weeks ago via @GT_Architecture @UrbanLandInst
  • Architecture’s Environmental Ethics

    Architecture’s Environmental Ethics

    1 month ago via @UOAAA
  • Decolonizing Design Education

    Decolonizing Design Education

    1 month ago via @UTSdab
  • The Architectural Imagination

    The Architectural Imagination

    1 month ago via @MOCAD @TaubmanCollege
  • Designing for the Community

    Designing for the Community

    1 month ago via @UM_SoA
  • Architecture By Algorithms

    Architecture By Algorithms

    1 month ago via @Archinect @PrattInstitute
  • The Future Safety of America’s Dams

    The Future Safety of America’s Dams

    1 month ago via @StanfordEng @HereandNow @WBUR
  • World Changing Ideas Winners

    World Changing Ideas Winners

    1 month ago via @FastCompany @USCArchitecture
  • Design-Build Structure on View

    Design-Build Structure on View

    1 month ago via @StanfordEng
  • Environmental Design Institute

    Environmental Design Institute

    1 month ago via @CEDNews @CEDSummerInst
  • A Winning Design For Aarhus

    A Winning Design For Aarhus

    1 month ago via @aarchdk
  • Registration Open For Unmentionables

    Registration Open For Unmentionables

    1 month ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • San Francisco’s Changing Urban Landscape

    San Francisco’s Changing Urban Landscape

    1 month ago via @KALW @CED_News @JohnKingSFChron
  • 2017 Urban Design Book Award Winner

    2017 Urban Design Book Award Winner

    1 month ago via @ETH @RubyPress @UDG_UK
  • Designing for Urban Noise

    Designing for Urban Noise

    1 month ago via @GlobeandMail @UofTDaniels
  • Kristine Leth Juul Named Prorector

    Kristine Leth Juul Named Prorector

    1 month ago via @aarchdk
  • Turning Cities Into Malls

    Turning Cities Into Malls

    1 month ago via @Guardian @alstefan @PennDesign @SorkinStudio
  • Bradley Cantrell Named Chair of Landscape Architecture

    Bradley Cantrell Named Chair of Landscape Architecture

    1 month ago via @UVaSARC
  • Designing Machines That Design

    Designing Machines That Design

    1 month ago via @PrattInstitute
  • The Game of City-Building

    The Game of City-Building

    1 month ago via @UofTDaniels
  • Pedro Pitarch Named 2017 Steedman Fellow

    Pedro Pitarch Named 2017 Steedman Fellow

    2 months ago via @SamFoxSchool @AIAstl
  • Designing For Climate Change

    Designing For Climate Change

    2 months ago via @UM_SoA
  • Championing Diversity at CAUS

    Championing Diversity at CAUS

    2 months ago via @VTcaus @MetropolisMag
  • Digital Humanities + Design Symposium

    Digital Humanities + Design Symposium

    2 months ago via @DILAC_GT
  • Making Renderings More Inclusive

    Making Renderings More Inclusive

    2 months ago via @Curbed @PennDesign @EmilyNonko
  • AIANY 2017 Design Awards Winners

    AIANY 2017 Design Awards Winners

    2 months ago via @CenterForArch @ArchPaper @WORKac @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Excellence Award for Small Center

    Excellence Award for Small Center

    2 months ago via @TulaneArch @LALandmarksOrg
  • 2017 Wallenberg Lecture: Bryan Stevenson

    2017 Wallenberg Lecture: Bryan Stevenson

    2 months ago via @TaubmanCollege @EJI_Org
  • The Art of Infrastructure

    The Art of Infrastructure

    2 months ago via @UOAAA @LandArchMag
  • Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific

    Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific

    2 months ago via @SamFoxSchool @RoutArch
  • Adaptive Design Studio Wins Award

    Adaptive Design Studio Wins Award

    2 months ago via @FayJonesSchool
  • Barbara Bestor Named AIA Fellow

    Barbara Bestor Named AIA Fellow

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA @AIANational
  • In Conversation: Slavoj Žižek and Graham Harman

    In Conversation: Slavoj Žižek and Graham Harman

    2 months ago via @SCIarc @DrZamalek