Winner Selected for Visionary (re)Generation Design Competition
The winners are Janet Rosenberg & Studio Inc., Toronto and Cibinel Architects Ltd., Winnipeg, with Landmark Planning & Design Inc., Winnipeg, and ARUP Canada Inc., Toronto. Their proposal — “Arpent”, a unit of measurement — will guide the development of a rare and beautiful parcel of land on the Fort Garry campus.
US feedlots photographed by satellites orbiting Earth. Each of the images above is composed of hundreds of high-resolution satellite images of each location stitched together to create large prints.
To the-green-dream I share your interest in food systems. If you see this, it’d be great to have a chinwag about sustainability sometime! (I haven’t followed you long enough to send a fan mail so until then~)
Beneath Tokyo lies a series of tunnels known as the G-Cans Project. Beginning construction in 1992, the landscape was built to store water in the events of a possible tsunami or other type of flooding incident.
The space is also used for guided tours and for filming movies, and unfolds along 6.4 miles of tunnels, connecting the silos of 5 to 65 meters in height, at a depth of 50 meters under the surface of the city.
HIDDEN COSTS OF SUBURBAN SPRAWL:A recent report from the University of Ottawa has outlined the hidden costs of suburban sprawl. According to the study, suburbanization will cost cities and its taxpayers much more than the revenue and income it produces. Read more…