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Future City: Seattle on the Threshold


Connecting Delta Cities


Reader Report: Seattle’s First Designers Accord Town Hall


DUMBO Underwater: Artist Visualizes New York City Under Water


SMAVNET: Flying Robots for Disaster Relief


Future City: Seattle vs. Portland


Cooperation Law for a Sharing Economy


Clean Energy Market Emerges for India’s Rural Poor


Book Review: Container Atlas - A Practical Guide to Container Architecture


"Real Men Don't Buy Girls": Using Technology to Stop Child Sex Trafficking


The Problem with Self-Organizing Traffic Lights


Global Warming Aids and Frustrates Archaeologists


What Are Species Worth?: Putting a Price on Biodiversity


The Redistricting Game: Your Chance to Gerrymander a Congressional District


Keep Up to Date with Worldchanging


Next-Generation Biennials


ParkSpark: Artist Turns Dog Poop into Power


Defending PACE's Financial Magic (video)


Future City: Portland & Networked Urban Sustainability


Passive Houses in America and Canada


Sustainability Speaker, Alex Steffen


Clinton Global Initiative 2010 - Day 2: Strengthening Market-Based Solutions


Preservation and Sustainability: The District Approach


Shelter Centre: Transitional Shelter Standards + Conceptual Designs


Gates at CGI 2010: Action Now Is the Best Deal Around!


The Past of Nuclear Weapons


The Marial Bai Secondary School in Southern Sudan: A CGI Commitment Progress Report from Valentino Achak Deng


Clinton Global Initiative 2010: Commitments on Empowering Women


Green Roofs in Rotterdam: Studies, Plans, Outreach, and Reducing Flood Risks


Clinton Global Initiative 2010: Life in the Press Room and More Coverage


"If you don’t have scale, you have a hobby."


Clinton Global Initiative 2010 - Day 1: Empowering Women


Bright Green Cities Speaker, Alex Steffen


The Most Important Political Battle of the Year: No on Proposition 23


Interaction Design, Cap and Trade, and Biodiesel


Pavlovsk: New Hope for Efforts to Save Vavilov's Priceless Plant Legacy


Clinton Global Initiative 2010 Annual Meeting


TEDxChange, Hans Rosling and the Millennium Development Goals


Ozone layer stable, on the way to recovery


Supply Chains, Be the Change, and Narrowband Networks


CABE's Large Scale Urban Design Guidelines


Hot or Not? Designer Foods of the Future


Personal Planets and Megacities of the Future


Join us at Future City!


Scientists Collect Yam Samples to Preserve Critical African Crop


Resource: Climate Change and Bicycling


BioLite Stove: Jonathan Cedar and Alex Drummond's Innovation for Clean Cooking


Measuring and Marketing in Japan's Eco-Model Cities


Radical Collaboration, paraSITE, and Dalhalla


Soft Systems: Exploring How Extreme Events Push Design


New Study Shows Global Warming is a Winnable War with Proper Planning


Hiding Behind the Numbers


Design Like You Give a Damn + Preservation and Climate Change


(Un)Inhabitable, Locavolt, and Apocaphilia


Who Runs London?: New Guide Facilitates Transparency


Lumenhaus: Wins Solar Decathlon Europe


Our Car-Based Environments Are Making Us Sick


Humanitarian Design Projects and the Growth of Digital Fabrication


Kew Gardens: An Evolving Map of the Genetic Distribution of Plants


A Week of Biking Joyously: An American Delegation Learns from the Dutch


Media Tracking and the Quantified Self


Family Planning, Sustainable Research, and Dongtan


New Solar Trees Light Up Angkor Wat, Cambodia


5 Days Left to Submit Your "World Changing Ideas" Video


An Interview with Christian Kjaer: A Growing Wind Industry Moves Europe Closer to Green Goals


Subverting the LiDAR Landscape: An Artistic Exploration


Bright Green Youth, Mapping a Connected World, and The Girl in the Cafe


Must-See: Bill McKibben on David Letterman + Time for Action Now


Heat Synergy: Paris Métro to Warm Flats


Improving Water Systems, Conceptualizing a One Planet City, and Discovering Africa Anew


Networks of Small Reserves Seen as Best Way to Protect Fisheries and Reefs


Green Transportation Depends on Reining in Space for Cars


Pakistan Flooding: Crowdsourcing Solutions


A Symbolic Solar Road Trip To Reignite a U.S. Climate Movement


Land Art Generator Initiative and the Weather Field Project


Thrivability, Food Forests, and Recycling the City


Hydromania


Product-Services, Urban Innovation and the Death of Car Culture


Transportation's True Cost and AuthorAid


Bus to the Future: Inventor Song Youzhou Presents the 'Straddling Bus'


The Back Story


Link Round-Up: Energy Efficiency Curbs Climate Change, Smart Land Use = More Jobs, How To Encourage Home Energy Efficiency, and Designers Facilitating Social Change


Plumpy'nut Update


The Living Planet City, Citizens' Assemblies, and denCity


Upcoming Events in Design and a Call for Reader Reports


Arctic Round-Up: New Sea Routes Opening Up, New Infrastructure Imagined, and Canada's Taking Action


Untangling the 'Environmentalist's Paradox': Is It All About Speed?


Portugal Redux: Trade Winds and Sound Policies Push Portugal to the Renewable Energy Forefront


Crisis Commons, and the Challenges of Distributed Disaster Response


Residential Solar, Investing in the Environment, and Cargo Bikes


Passive Building of the Week: Lodenareal Housing


Big Green Boxes: A "Hub-and-Spoke Model" for City Farming


Fuel Efficiency for Low-Income Homes, Gapminder, and The Human Storm


FOUR YEARS.GO. - A New Campaign to Shift the Trends of Humanity


Climate Skeptic - Now with Less Skepticism!: Lomborg Changes Tune


Stealing the Future, The Ethics of Dust, and Networked Sprawl


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