Ancient masonry

Bio-inspired design

Architectural geometry

Democratization of design

Architecture that repairs itself?

What is biomimetic architecture?

Cities as complex adaptive systems

How biomimicry can be applied to architecture

The vertical farm: a keystone concept for the ecocity

Space architecture: from outer space to the ocean floor

The architects using animation skills to build film careers

Superlux: smart light at, design and architecture for cities

Illumination of dense urban areas by light redirecting panels

Vibrant architecture: matter as a codesigner of iving structure

In flux: community design for change, chance and opportunity

Intelligent facades generating electricity, heat and algae biomass

Exploring cultural heritage through acoustic digital reconstructions

American cities are many times brighter than German counterparts

Weathering homes to uniform standard can achieve $33 billion in annual energy savings

Building codes: safety, quality, ergonomics, energy:

Green building and climate resilience

How salt causes buildings to crumble 

The greenest commercial building in the world

Hurricane Sandy and the case for resilient design

In search of a healthy and energy efficient building

The Edge - world's smartest and greenest building?

New building guidelines proposed to clean up city air

As net-zero building gains speed, Portland tests the limits

New compound could become 'cool blue' for energy efficiency in buildings

The business case for adapting buildings to climate change: niche or mainstream

Building and land use regulatory implemantation and compliance at the local level

NYC: are our buildings prepared for natural disasters bigger than Hurricane Sandy?

Energy benchmarking of commercial buildings: a low-cost pathway toward urban sustainability

To battle natural hazards, interdisciplinary research tean turns to resilient, sustainable buildings 

The economics of change - catalyzing the investment shift toward a restorative built environment

Parametric study of thermodynamics in Mediterranean courtyard: tool for the design of eco-efficient builldings

Roof top factors:

Roofs and roads

Skyscaper green retrofits guide

Living roofs help build better cities

White, green or black roofs - economic comparison

Bright is the new black - multi-year performance of high-albedo roofs in an urban climate

Hydrological performance of extensive green roofs in NYC: multi-year modeling of three full-scale systems


Smart window that tints and powers itself

Chinese scientists unveil energy-generating window