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    NOAA's report Sea Level Rise and Nuisance Flood Frequency Changes around the United States identifies the top 10 U.S. cities with the highest increase in nuisance flooding between 1957-1963 and 2007-2013.

  • Critical Discourse

    Where we live is who we are, says architecture critic William Morgan.

  • Being There

    Step out of the echo chamber and get involved.

  • State of the World 2012

    A new book takes the latest stab at instilling urgency about global environmental stewardship, including a chapter on improving sustainable building practices.

  • New Book Redefines Live-Work Housing

    Architect Thomas Dolan provides a complete and authoritative treatment of live-work housing, a cornerstone of the zero-commute housing ideal.

  • Deep Dive

    Tracing the legacy of architect Robert R. Taylor.

  • Sustainable Transportation Planning

    Author Jeffrey Tumlin discusses why transportation figures prominently as a key element in sustainable cities and neighborhood developments.

  • EPA Guide for Sustainability Published

    The “Green Book” provides tools the agency can use for a sustainable approach to environmental regulation.

  • Energy Star Revised

    Updated rules include new checklists for thermal enclosures and HVAC installation quality.

  • Best New Book On Water Resources

    See why Mary Ann Dickinson, of the Alliance For Water Efficiency and Vision 2020 chair, carries this book everywhere.