01 Jan '12, 3pm

My Favourite Stories of 2011: March

My Favourite Stories of 2011: March

In March I had the great privilege of being invited to tour Herman Miller factories in Holland, Michigan. For two days I watched furniture being made, talked to designers, builders and thinkers about design. I did a slideshow at the factory where they make the famous Eames lounger, Interviewed Ginny Baxter of the Applied Knowledge team that is thinking about the future of the office in What Is The Future Of The Office? Can Boomers and Millenials Mix? , had a lot of fun in their wonderful archives; see LifeEdited Circa 1945: George Nelson's Storage Wall for Life Magazine and researched a bit of history of standing desks. Back in 1968 designer Bob Propst was telling us to get out of our chairs: Man's physical machine has evolved to do many things well but no single thing continuously...Proportioning some of our work to standup work stations would do more than anything else t...

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My Favourite Stories of 2011: February

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TD Bank builds a LEED platinum net zero energy branch in Florida and I complain about how it is sitting in the middle of a...

My Favourite Stories of 2011: January

My Favourite Stories of 2011: January

treehugger.com 01 Jan '12, 2pm

Every year they have a big builders' show in January, and every year I complain about the concept homes that they build. L...

My Favourite Stories of 2011: June

My Favourite Stories of 2011: June

treehugger.com 01 Jan '12, 5pm

Gordon Graff drew one of the most iconic images of a vertical farm five years ago, the tall green tower overlooking Toront...

My Favourite Stories of 2011: April

My Favourite Stories of 2011: April

treehugger.com 01 Jan '12, 4pm

Livermore Laboratory; click here to enlarge /Public Domain I really do think everyone should study this graph from the Law...

Our Favorite Stories and Headlines from 2011

Our Favorite Stories and Headlines from 2011

sprudge.com 02 Jan '12, 10pm

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Top Domain News Stories of 2011

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The Tiger Tour: Deluxe New Zealand Golf and Lan...

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The golfing legacy of hedge fund legend Julian Robertson may never match that of The Tiger Fund, but the American financie...

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ecouterre.com 31 Dec '11, 1pm

With 2011 almost behind us and a brand new decade looming, we took the opportunity to look back on a year’s worth of eco-f...

EE Times is the definitive publication for Electronic design. See the EE Times 10 most read news stories of 2011

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eetimes.com 29 Dec '11, 8am

The year 2011 offered a little bit of everything, from devastating natural disasters to innovative new products, insider t...

The 11 Most Off-the-Wall Stories in 2011

The 11 Most Off-the-Wall Stories in 2011

greenbiz.com 29 Dec '11, 1pm

The 11 Most Off-the-Wall Stories in 2011 By Matthew Wheeland Published December 29, 2011 Email | Print | Single Page View ...

Top 10 Most-read News Stories of 2011

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The Peak Oil Catastrophe-in-waiting : The United States continues to slumber while a catastrophe lies in wait. Increasing ...

Top 10 Most-read News Stories of 2011

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The Peak Oil Catastrophe-in-waiting : The United States continues to slumber while a catastrophe lies in wait. Increasing ...

Top 10 clean energy stories of 2011

Top 10 clean energy stories of 2011

grist.org 28 Dec '11, 9pm

Cross-posted from Climate Progress . What an odd year. While businesses around the world were making record-level investme...