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Added by Andrew Spiering on December 25, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
So far I have given you a break down of what I need overall, and most of the system specifics. Today, I am going to run down the rest of the build.
Component #6: Power Supply
Part of planning for it is getting enough power. New Egg has a calculator ( …Continue
Who is Aldo Leopold?
A month ago, near the end of the fall semester, I mentioned to my students in advanced studio that I would not be in studio the following Monday. I told them that I was taking a two-day training seminar so would not be in class. They asked me what the seminar was about and I told them. It was a seminar put on by the Aldo Leopold Foundation and the seminar was on the subject of teaching land ethics. One of the students asked: “who is Aldo Leopold”. I…Continue
The California Academy of Sciences Green Roof sits on top of the world's greenest LEED-Platinum museum with the tagline that it's "the only place on the planet with an aquarium, a planetarium, a natural history museum, and a 4-story rainforest all under one living roof."…Continue
Added by Lucy Wang on December 20, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Added by ışıl ünsal on December 20, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
From today's edition of the Architect's Journal:
"2012 will go down as the year British landscape design reinvented itself. Two of the main talking points, the Olympics and green infrastructure, have put the emotive power of quality landscape design firmly in the public eye and in professional consciousness. ........
"The horticultural feast masterminded by the Olympic Delivery Authority’s John Hopkins and presented to a global audience by…Continue
Added by Paul Lincoln on December 20, 2012 at 5:30am — No Comments
Citygarden drew me to St. Louis.
In 2010, I attended a National Building Museum: Spotlight on Design lecture led by Warren T. Byrd, Jr., FASLA, of the Charlottesville, VA-based landscape architecture firm…Continue
I have two kids, ages almost 6 and 3, and while they love reading books, I enjoy reading their books as much if not more than they do. I love the nostalgia and silliness of Dr.…Continue