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2014-06-12 08:22:46

LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS, MULTI-MEDIA PRESENTATIONS, WORK-SHOPS, DEMONSTRATIONS TAOS, N.M., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of New Mexico Taos will host an innovative Humanitarian Design Seminar & Workshop, Tuesday, August 5 through Friday, August 8, 2014, launching the school's Sustainability Institute's presentation and lecture series focusing on design and resilience for the changing world. Includes UNM Taos course credit and AIA approved continuing...

2009-10-13 15:04:47

Sustainable architecture Could sustainable architecture address pollution, climate change and resource depletion by helping us build self-sufficient, off-grid, housing from "waste", including vehicle tires and metal drinks containers? That's the question researchers at the University of South Australia hope to answer in the International Journal of Sustainable Design. Martin Freney of the department of Art, Architecture and Design has taken a critical look at the work of architect, Michael...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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