Study Shows Red Oaks Grow 8 Times Faster in Central Park Due to Urban Heat Island Effect

Study Shows Red Oaks Grow 8 Times Faster in Central Park Due to Urban Heat Island Effect

A simple experiment to see how trees are affected by growing in an urban environment has had surprising results, showing that they can grow up to eight times faster due to the urban heat island effect. For the Cornell University study, researchers planted

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SOFT Blimp Bumper Bus: Terreform One Designs Giant Jellyfish Buses for NYC

SOFT Blimp Bumper Bus: Terreform One Designs Giant Jellyfish Buses for NYC

We have seen the future and it is full of jellyfish blimps. In a new sci-fi like depiction of New York City’s future designed by Terreform ONE and KARV, our metal buses have been replaced by the SOFT Blimp Bumper Bus, a playful new means of transportation

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White Box Presents Sustainable Work Lab: New Projects in Art, Architecture, & Urban Design

White Box Presents Sustainable Work Lab: New Projects in Art, Architecture, & Urban Design

This week, Phaidon Press and the avant-garde non-profit gallery White Box hosted a panel discussion concerning issues of sustainability in the worlds of art, architecture, and urban design. The panel featured two of Inhabitat’s favorite innovators who are

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