Quarantine is uncertainty in constructed type, based on authors Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley. All through historical past—and certain into the longer term—uncertainty concerning the security of individuals, objects, vegetation, and animals has required architectural responses to maintain the world protected. Lengthy earlier than COVID-19, a variety of buildings and programs have been devised to isolate that unsure danger. And ...

Within the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the heightened deal with racial injustice, political unrest, and environmental points just like the local weather disaster, staff needed to largely bury their anxieties, placed on a courageous face, present as much as work, and carry out as standard this previous 12 months. However nothing concerning the previous 12 months has been “standard.” ...

With skyscrapers climbing ever greater and unoccupied metropolis areas more and more scarce, calls for on city area are rising. Making probably the most out of this area requires a cautious balancing act between short-term human wants and long-term planetary advantages. All too usually, making an attempt this balancing act results in “blandscaping,” the apply of making just about uniform ...

For city planners, parking guidelines established many years in the past have grow to be a contentious Twenty first-century problem. Parking takes up about one-third of land space in U.S. cities; nationwide, there are an estimated eight parking spaces for every car. In 2017, Buffalo, New York, turned the primary U.S. metropolis to stop requiring development projects to include at ...