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  • Having just seen a presentation by John Englander, I would recommend that you read his book - High Tide on Main Street: Rising Sea Level and the Coming Coastal Crisis - to more fully grasp the impact on our built environment. It is not only storm surges, ...

  • Agreed that many buildings now planned for the coast could be built inland. We must nonetheless contend with protecting existing properties, lives--and national heritage--that exist in coastal zones. Much of this cannot be replaced at any ...

  • Mr. Middleton, New Bedford harbor has a storm surge gate they swear by. Sometimes unusual ideas work. Sometimes they are better for you than baloney. Dave Finney (former AIA) ------Original Message------ I prefer buying baloney ...

  • Totally agree with you Brad - - - we need to build smart - not follow old patterns that are unsustainable.   Just because we can does not mean we should The cost for this infrastructure could built many more structures and much better elsewhere. ------------------------------ ...

  • I prefer buying baloney at the butchery. Sent from my iPhone ------Original Message------ Agreed. Tara Imani, AIA, NCIDQ, ASID, CSI Registered Architect + Interior Designer Tara Imani Designs, LLC 10333 Richmond Avenue, Suite 170 Houston, TX 77042 ...

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  • When decided to apply to a K-12 Architectural firm; that decision helped me define who I want to be as an architect. An Architect, to me, means more than just designing a building; it’s been to redesign the way our communities interact. Education is at ...

  • Dear All, The partner organizations of the "Cities and Climate Change Science Conference: Fostering new scientific knowledge for cities based on science, practice and policy" are pleased to announce a call for proposals for sessions and abstracts. ...

  • Apple Computer started in the garage of Steve Jobs’ parents’ house, where Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne developed the first Apple computer, based on Wozniak’s prototype.  Apple's garage startup was preceded many years earlier when Hewlett ...

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  • Coming into the #CAEportland conference I had been exposed to a host of learning environments, mostly on the east coast, that communicated various messages about their goals, purpose and WHY they were built in the first place. Of course there is often ...

  • Tom Wolfe, in his book From Bauhaus to Our House , had it backwards: The Bauhaus, rather than being alien to the United States as Wolfe suggests, was originally home grown. The Bauhaus, established by architect Walter Gropius to promote a powerful ...

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