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  • Biophilic Design Could Save Millions of Dollars

    Incorporating access to nature and other biophilic design strategies could save millions in healthcare costs and in employee wages across all industries, as well as add millions to profits, according to a new white paper from Terrapin Bright Green.

  • Power Play

    Skate where the puck is going to be.

  • House Proud

    One of the strongest pillars of our economy, not to mention one of America's core values, is homeownership.

  • School of Hard Knocks

    Tuition is rising for architecture students, even as graduates face bleak unemployment.

  • Civil Discourse

    Public engagement means more than plazas and patios.

  • The New Normal

    Differentiation and diversification are part of the architect's DNA.

  • Branching Out

    Architects are offering supplemental services as a way of staying afloat in a tough economy.

  • Across the Institute

    Kansas City; Birmingham; Daegu, South Korea; and Orlando

  • Big Changes Ahead

    The NAHB's new board chairman, Bob Nielson, calls on architects to engage the mortgage crisis.

  • Making the Ideal More Real

    The definition of ''humanitarian design'' is still in flux, even if its practice proliferates.