Modern architecture is responding to climate change in a variety of ways. From reusing and recycling materials to energy-efficient designs and sustainable building materials, architects are utilizing a variety of innovative strategies
UAE-based smart and green facilities management company Farnek has launched a new state-of-the-art online remote digital platform called PowerTek, which was developed by in-house experts, at Farnek’s innovative digital solutions, sister company HITEK.
Among the many other problems that climate change poses, an increase in the number of pests plaguing urban areas is predicted to be one of the most obvious and impactful on quality of life. According to Voice of America News, pest outbreaks are at the highest they’ve ever been, beating a previous high thirty years ago.
The impacts of climate change are being experienced across the globe in a variety of ways. In Australia, for example, architects have been working tirelessly to design modern homes that are better equipped to withstand the threat of bushfires.
Climate change is the biggest challenge to face our planet in the modern age, but how will it affect homeowners?
Maxwell MacKenzie (Riggins House by Robert M. Gurney Architect)
Abu Dhabi is making significant progress in implementing its various policies and initiatives to build resilience and prepare the emirate to confront the impacts of climate change.
Energy use is becoming an increasingly pertinent issue for the world around us. And while the recent work-from-home revolution has brought with it a lot of benefits, some might overlook the environmental costs. There was as much as an 8.9% rise in domestic energy consumption in the first quarter of 2021 alone, as a direct result of these new workin...
Soroush Majidi (cover image)
W-LAB evaluates how people could survive in a possible post-climate change age scenario, gathering existing technologies and current bioconstruction solutions to shape a futuristic low-environmental impact habitat for a desert climate.
Self-sufficient biocabins for the post-climate change age
Wild Design Studio Lab (W-LAB)
Future post climate change deserted area
Rhinoceros 3D, Grasshopper, V-ray, SimScale, Ladybug Tools