With $1.2 billion to spend, the city wants to speed up delivery of new affordable projects A plan to speed up construction of housing specifically geared to serve homeless residents took a big step forward Tuesday when it cleared the...Show More Summary
Let’s risk the collapse of the East Coast’s transportation infrastructure out of spite! President Trump is pushing congressional Republicans not to fund a crucial infrastructure project — a long-delayed plan to build a new rail tunnel between Manhattan and New Jersey — setting up a confrontation that could complicate passage of a massive government spending […]
Putin also spoke of a small nuclear-powered engine that could be fitted to what he said were low-flying, highly maneuverable cruise missiles, giving them a practically unlimited range. The new engine meant Russia was able to make a new type of weapon - nuclear missiles powered by nuclear rather than conventional fuel. Show More Summary
The project cost just over $200,000 Stackable and transportable, shipping containers continue to be a popular medium for architects. But Bard College’s new media lab is not your standard prefab shipping container building. Yes, it’s got that corrugated metal exterior. Show More Summary
Atelier Urban Face completed the design and development of the “Mount-Royal Kiosks” project. These three oddly shaped buildings are meant to spice up urban family escapes in Mount Royal Park, Montreal, Canada. “The new kiosks take on the shape of the hamlet,” the architects explained. Show More Summary
Today's first quarter Moon marks one week since the Aquarius New Moon and eclipse. (Does it feel like it's been longer?) What projects are you starting to build some momentum with? Do they relate at... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
The project will include two mixed-users and a hotel The developers looking to build a trio of new buildings at Silver Lake’s Sunset Junction are marching forward with plans to incorporate a boutique hotel in the project. DevelopersShow More Summary
Elon Musk's tunnel-boring project has received more vague government approval for its equally vague plans to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC. Last week, Washington, DC's Department of Transportation...Show More Summary
A new report compares California’s reputation as a diverse, progressive bastion to the hiring and treatment of people of color in its nonprofits. In mid-2017, Building Movement Project, a nonprofit research group, released a national report showing that nonprofits and foundations struggle internally with diversity and equality issues. Show More Summary
Elon Musk’s tunnel project has is moving forward. The Boring Company intends to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC.
We spend some of our time building things, from scratch. New ideas, new projects, new connections. Things that didn't exist before we arrived. We spend some of our time breaking things, using them up, discovering the edges. And we spend...
The push to build a performing arts component at the World Trade Center site has had more reversals of fortune than a Greek drama. But the project took several steps forward this week with approval of an agreement for a 99-year lease; an announcement that nearly $300 million had been raised and the naming, Friday, […]
The Trump administration's new infrastructure plan aims to ease regulatory checks on US waterways. The administration says this will help fast-track more building projects and reduce permit delays. But some water experts are worriedShow More Summary
It is not a new news that Microsoft is working on a secret project called Andromeda which is supposed to define a new category of devices. We still don’t have much details about the project but the latest SDK which was released yesterday has some references of the project. Show More Summary
President Trump donated his $100,000 presidential salary for the fourth quarter of 2017 to the Department of Transportation, to help fund a new grant program for repairing or building infrastructure, federal officials said Tuesday. Trump, who has claimed a wealth of $10 billion, promised before taking office that he would donate his $400,000 annual salary. So […]
"These crystals are a new type of evidence that builds the story of persistent water and a long-lived habitable environment on Mars," said Curiosity Project Scientist Ashwin Vasavada of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Star-shaped and swallowtail-shaped tiny, dark bumps in...
The plan announced this week by Mayor Bill de Blasio to build 1,100 units of affordable housing in Willets Point has the city subsidizing affordable housing directly, rather than waiting for... To view the full story, click the title link.
By Robert Niles: Universal Studios Hollywood today released more details about the DreamWorks Theatre that it is building to replace its old Shrek 4-D show. We already knew that the theater would open with a new Kung Fu Panda show, but now we have a title and more details about what promises to be be a unique style of production. Show More Summary
196 units of housing from the area’s most prolific developer The Los Angeles City Council signed off Tuesday on a major new Koreatown development that will rise directly behind the neighborhood’s historic Wilshire Professional Building,...Show More Summary
At Project by Equinox, creative fitness instructors think up new ways to propel the upscale brand forward. Can they build the next big exercise trend? Alongside upscale eateries and fashionable boutiques on Soho’s Mulberry Street, you’d likely miss an unmarked, bare brick storefront. Show More Summary