Is wood the solution to reducing the world's carbon emissions?
Kids thrive when they're allowed to take risks, which is why one expert called the average American playground "an administrator's heaven and a child's hell."
The car-dependent suburb it'll be built in wants to greenlight Royalmount against the city government's wishes, but it needs them to pay for the public infrastructure.
Preventing ultra-tall towers from collapsing under their own weight — or swaying in the wind — is even harder than you think.
China's 'prettiest bookstore' Zhongshuge officially opened a new branch in Chongqing, China — and it is spectacular.
Cheap stick framing has led to a proliferation of blocky, forgettable mid-rises — and more than a few construction fires.
Your eyes do not deceive you. These homes have indeed been cut down the middle like a knife through a buttercream cake, but in lieu of confetti sprinkles, the insides spill out water damage, rot and everything that's wrong with our throw-away society.
The most surprising aspect of the tiny-house phenomenon might be that, while the lifestyle has never been more visible, real-life tiny-house dwellers are hard to find.
An extreme concentration of wealth in a city where even the air is for sale has produced a new breed of needle-like tower.
A century after its founding, the German school of art and architecture remains one of the most transcendent — and frustrating — movements of the Modernist age.
I don't mind that Superman can fly. I don't mind that he can fly while carrying a massive building. No, I am concerned about the way he carries it.
Videographer Toby Harriman transforms the city's architecture into abstract art in his project "The Block Tower."
They don't go to the floor or the ceiling. And what’s with the gaps on either side of the door?
We can't help but wonder if this man actually has an accent or he's just affecting one to put on airs.
The 800-year-old Sé Velha de Coimbra is the only surviving Romanesque cathedral in Portugal, and it's being slowly devoured by a type of black mold that scientists say has never been seen before.
No. More. Open. Offices.
While the omnipresence of vacant pools is particular to the Golden State, other forms of architecture are being repurposed elsewhere around the United States. In St. Louis, Missouri, one church has been converted into a private skate park, providing a sanctuary for skaters in the Midwestern city.
To build a fleet of giant airliners requires a building just as big. Boeing's Everett Factory, built to construct the famous 747, is the biggest enclosed structure in the world.
This thrifty couple can go bird-watching from the comfort of their couch.
A new exhibit at the National Building Museum traces the architectural and cultural history of these stunning places killed off by technology and urban renewal.
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